I forgot to mention, the 1967 Mustang plays a big role in this novel. It’s practically another character. It’s the summer of 1978, a few
In this part of the novel, you get a real taste of what some of us call “internalized racism.” This is when a non-white person
Tony and his Salvadoran-Appalachian family attend his uncle Jack’s funeral, where the mourners aren’t mourning–either the men are running in just to make sure he’s
The last few weeks, The Writing Bull Podcast has focused on different tricks of the fiction trade, from creating interesting characters to outlining your plot.
In class, the subject always comes up: should you outline your story, or not? That is, should you make a road map for your novel,
Here I discuss writing how-to books, the ones I like in particular. I also talk about the writing process–what it’s like to dedicate your days