The intro to the In Fiction Series of blogs that share how real experiences in life contribute to writing and creativity in general.
Prejudice is a real problem in the world. Stories may offer part of the solution in helping us learn that all lives matter.
Fantasy is a genre that goes beyond make-believe. In worlds where anything can happen, we can learn about truth and what it means to be human.
Memorial Day is when we take time to remember the people who have died and what they have done for us. The best memorial is what we do from now on.
Characters in a story have a deep and dark place in their story arcs. We have them in our lives as well. Do you know yours, or better - the solution?