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
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?