Why I Write Fantasy The Way I Do

Twitter recently brought a certain Ana Marie Cox’s article to my attention–that would be this one here. It was difficult for me to parse this, because many of the same factors that drove Ana back to conventional fantasy drove me away from it. How the hell does that work? Honestly, I’m pretty sure it’s a […]

Cullen’s Tough Guide to Fight Scenes: Enter The G.A.F.F.E.

Welcome back to Cullen’s Tough Guide to Fight Scenes! I’m your host, a sapient Camcorder with legs made from broken pencils. That is a lie. I am obviously Cullen, and today I present to you my G.A.F.F.E., here meaning “Generalized Authorial Fight Framework, Expandable.” Of course, we all know that I chose those specific words […]