Hornblower: The movies that were better than the books & how they did it {Part 2}

So last week we talked about Hornblower’s awesomeness with character development. And now we’re back. Yes, more Hornblower plot rambles. Let’s do this. So. Another thing that the Hornblower show absolutely nails is plot complexity. (Yeah, I know we talked character last week and most everyone is “plot or characters”. But this show nailed both.… Read More Hornblower: The movies that were better than the books & how they did it {Part 2}

Hornblower: The movies that were better than the books & how they did it {Part 1}

Well. Today we’ll be talking about characters and the craft of writing. Also a lot of Horatio Hornblower. Bummer. Everyone knows how much I hate all of those topics. So this is something I’ve had rattling around in my head for a while and hey, look at me, I actually got it down into a… Read More Hornblower: The movies that were better than the books & how they did it {Part 1}

Sweet Chariot

A story for the faith writers topic of “sloth”. It’s on the sad side and not much of an ending, but I ran out of words. It was fun using a non-past-tense first-person voice, though. Tell me what you think!       “Church service tomorrow morning in Hosea’s quarters, pass it down.” It’s a… Read More Sweet Chariot