https://youtu.be/ywTAj1Ja5zk Get ready to truly understand your main character with these ten interview questions.
https://youtu.be/vIKgu3PaWOo Find out why I think writers should cut their opening chapters.
https://youtu.be/YU8purFTcEc 2019 was a great year for us Horror fans to be at the theater. Today I discuss my Top 5 Horror movies of the year.
https://youtu.be/iUr2FjAGQbM Killing off a character can impact your readers forever--but only if you do it right. Spoilers for Season 1 of Game of Thrones.
https://youtu.be/44bAGiEGcP4 Fight scenes are exciting and impactful--but only if you write them well. These 6 tips will help you get the most out of your story's action scenes.
If you're attending this year's World Fantasy Con, keep an eye out for me. I'll be there from Thursday through Saturday, and I'm even doing a panel: Heroes & Villains…
https://youtu.be/eSz2xI3Ns54 Weak villains make for weak stories. Today I explain just how powerful your antagonists should be.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_CCgnVREWDA How do novels and short stories differ? It's more than just word count.
https://youtu.be/id4_Xpgoz_M What's the secret to distinguishing between a Comedy and Tragedy? Hint: it's NOT whether the heroes get a happy ending.
https://youtu.be/OP1t62uLc7Y The Nutshell Technique by Jill Chamberlain offers a new way of understanding plot structure. But will it help your writing? And how does it stack up against other writing…