Storytelling Lesson from Falling Skies

Falling Skies, the TNT sci-fi drama already with an award and several nominations in its pocket, started up again this month. First, I must say woo-hoo! Second, you’re probably asking—what’s this have to do with writing? Did I land on the wrong blog? No, no, you haven’t wandered. Aside from …

Review: Dance of Death, Preston & Child

Dance of Death by Douglas Preston My rating: 4 of 5 stars I’ve been happily working my way through Preston and Child’s Pendergast series. My latest read, Dance of Death, kept the suspense high throughout the story by constantly upping the stakes and making the situation worse for the characters. …