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World Building 101: Considering Culture[s]

Step by Brainstorming Step [Part 2] So you've got the premise and fleshed out the situation and the geopolitical issues, you've figured out some facts and events that have shaped your world. Steps 1-4 hopefully helped you to think about some questions. Hopefully my collection of World Building Tips was useful! What about the peoples… Continue reading World Building 101: Considering Culture[s]

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On the Page, On the Screen: Sex and Violence in Books and Film

**WARNING: This blog post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 4 ep 3** Sex and Violence in Books and Film, or, Why The Issue Is About More Than Cersei Lannister So much has been said about The Scene in "Breaker of Chains" already - I'm not weighing in with a different view, and this… Continue reading On the Page, On the Screen: Sex and Violence in Books and Film