Don’t Do This


I see a lot of misguided choices made by authors and other storytellers (TV and movie writers, directors, and film editors), and these choices are inadvertantly copied by beginners (and even those writers with some experience). This series of articles will look in depth at the reasons you don’t want to be one of them.

Write with purpose.

For Drama’s Sake, Don’t Write Horror

The Problem with Horror – a Critique of Fortitude


Elle Carter Neal

Elle Carter Neal is the author of the picture book I Own All the Blue and the teen science-fantasy novel Madison Lane and the Wand of Rasputin. She has been telling stories for as long as she can remember, holding childhood slumber-party audiences entranced until the early hours of the morning. Elle decided to be an author the day she discovered that real people wrote books and that writing books was a real job. Join Elle on her new publishing adventure.