Sitting Down and Writing: Romance in Science Fiction

If you follow me on twitter, you might have seen a recent tweet I sent out about the damaging role of overpowering romantic relationships in Dystopian, apocalyptic, and post-apocalyptic literature. I want to start out by saying that I am not against having romance in these genres. Far from it. I myself also include romantic relationships [...]


Sitting Down and Writing: Inspiration, Part 3

As evident by the couple I have already discussed, there are numerous sources of inspiration for creative individuals. Perhaps the most influential, though, are the stories that have been penned throughout history; the stories that are being penned around us. I don't mean just fictional stories either, friends. Accounts of events around us are constantly [...]