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Posts tagged ‘Jennie Goloboy’

N is for Naming

By Jennie Goloboy Science fiction and fantasy has a long and proud tradition of incredibly stupid character names. (My “favorite”: Bink, from Piers Anthony’s A SPELL FOR CHAMELEON.…

F is for Friends

By Jennie Goloboy   Please, authors, please–don’t write about characters who have no friends at all. Chapter one will work. It will be deep inside the character’s…

D is for Dystopia

By Jennie Goloboy   Thanks to THE HUNGER GAMES, I get a lot of queries for YA dystopian novels. While I feel it’s perfectly reasonable to write…