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Building the Plot & Structure of Grim Curio

It’s been radio silence on my end for the past few weeks, which isn’t cool at all. So today...

Themes of Grim Curio – Nihilism, The Absurd, and The Sacred is Dead

Themes are the underlying identity of a piece of fiction. In fairy tales, the prevailing theme is usually summed...

Grim Curio Gets a Shift in Perspective

If you’ve been following the production of Grim Curio, then you already know that it’s a story told in first person,...

Fifteen Years A WriterA Short History of S.C. Barrus

It’s been nearly a month since I started this blog chronicling the production of my novel Grim Curio. I...

Improve Writing and Critiquing
41 Questions to Improve Your Writing and Critiquing

Improving writing quality is hard. Especially when you’re working on your own. There are so many things to juggle....

From Mind to Paper: Creating a Character

Above: Ginko from Mushi Shi. Writing is a process. Prose don’t appear on paper perfectly executed. First drafts are...

How to become a better writer — Harness the power of The Critique Feedback Loop

Becoming a better writer takes more than just practice. It takes a process. In this post I'll show you...

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