What Steven Moffat Doesn’t Understand About Grief, And Why It’s Killing Doctor Who

There's a popular joke I've seen floating around on Tumblr for a while now. It goes like this: "Joss Whedon, Steven Moffat and George R.R. Martin walk into a bar and everyone you've ever loved dies." Here's the problem, though: George R. R. Martin and Joss Whedon are, of course, infamous for killing off the … Continue reading What Steven Moffat Doesn’t Understand About Grief, And Why It’s Killing Doctor Who

Can You NaNoWriMo If You Don’t Want to Write a Novel?

My answer, at least, is yes. I've tried, folks. For the last three years, I've tried to challenge myself to sit down and write the next Great American Novel and it just doesn't happen. For one thing, I have no ideas -- which is kind of essential, according to my actual writer friends. For another, … Continue reading Can You NaNoWriMo If You Don’t Want to Write a Novel?