I'm about to post an article on my blog about the utility of violence in a story. What is the point of it in a story? What is considered "good" or functional violence and what is considered "bad" or gratuitous violence? My opinion is that violence serves the same purpose as dialog: ideas are...
Hello everyone. My name is the Electro Queen, or EQ as my subjects refer to me as, and this is my first time posting a question on this website.
My question (well, questions actually, I’ve got more than one) is primarily centred around morality and partly around royalty. It’s mainly for a mini...
I'm currently in the process of writing a story about a team of city bureaucrats trying to systematically lower the crime rates in an ethnically diverse inner-city urban fantasy setting after one of the bureaucrats turned the area into a special economic zone with the intention of...
This portfolio is to help me branch out and share my stories and poems with a more like-minded audience. It will consist of poetry and flash fiction; some unpublished, some published on my website. If you have any questions or want to talk about one of my pieces, message me! I'd love to chat. :)
Just listened to LeVar Burton reading Tobias S. Buckell's "Shoggoths in Traffic".
What a wonderful short story. I'd highly recommend it. :)
(LeVar Burton Reads - Episode 50)
Sooooo, what's the last good story you've heard?