FAIRYTALES WITH BITE
When Stories Crash discusses two examples of how stories can go wrong (and end up crashing out. I have had this happen to me only the once, thankfully, but in my case it was due to my not thinking the characters through properly. Lesson learned there!). The post also shares how, sometimes, stories can crash together as two fictional worlds meet. There is a lot of fun to be had there!
THIS WORLD AND OTHERS
Mood Music again looks at the role music can play in your stories. Does it evoke mood and memories the way our music does for us? Because music can inspire relationships, does anyone seek to control/stop/abuse that?
I discuss my next Chandler’s Ford Today post which should be up after 6pm on Friday. I discuss a new creative writing project designed to encourage children to write and to use their local libraries. What is there not to like about that?! More details tomorrow.