This isn’t a blog post dedicating my love for the kickass heroines of my childhood. In fact, this particular rant is how the warrior woman can go terribly, terribly wrong.
I don’t know of a single person who loves the Dorne plot line in HBO’s Game of Thrones. And yes, I’m apart of that population
I’m writing mentally ill characters. This is not as easy as you would think it is.
As writers, we’re influenced by other author’s styles, memorable characters who send us on adventures, and places where we can only visit when we open the pages of our books. But where is the line between paying homage to our influences and plagiarism.
‘Who Killed Kurt Cobain?’ is a drug induced coma of depression, confusion and imaginary friends that makes me go ‘eh.’