Cecilia Tan Guest Post – "Why Writing Romance and Erotica Is Like Being Good in Bed"

Please welcome my guest, Cecilia Tan! # Why Writing Romance and Erotica Is Like Being Good in Bedby Cecilia Tan I was debating with a friend recently on what the “real” difference is between “literary” fiction and “commercial” fiction. What’s the difference between a literary novel that has a love story in it and a […]

The Book of Awesome

Today I bring you The Book of Awesome. The Book of Awesome is why you should have friends. A short while ago, I was bemoaning the fact that I had read the Hornblower books and the Aubrey-Maturin books, and was writing a sea adventure, but didn’t really understand how sailing ships actually worked. Sherwood Smith, […]

Siegfried Sassoon, "Their Frailty"

Their Frailty He’s got a Blighty wound. He’s safe; and then War’s fine and bold and bright. She can forget the doomed and prisoned men Who agonize and fight. He’s back in France. She loathes the listless strain And peril of his plight, Beseeching Heaven to send him home again, She prays for peace each […]