Jon Del Arroz

Reggie & Me by Tom DeFalco Review

August 20, 2020 jdelarroz 0

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Netflix Pushes Pedophilia

August 20, 2020 jdelarroz 0

You can’t make this stuff up in 2020. Every time you think the entertainment media can’t possibly get more degenerate, more destructive, more horrific, they somehow lower the bar. I don’t even want to post […]

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The Editor Defined

August 20, 2020 Brian Niemeier 0

Publishing is an old industry that’s assembled its own internal lexicon. As you’ll find with any trade, publishing jargon can be difficult for laymen–and even authors–to decipher. A widely misunderstood term is the deceptively simple […]

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Ditko On Heroism and Truth

August 19, 2020 jdelarroz 0

I found this video of Steve Ditko speaking as to what a hero is and should be, on ideals and truth, and how important those ideals are to story. I’d never heard Ditko’s voice before, […]

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Secondary World Religions

August 19, 2020 Brian Niemeier 0

World building is the one element that sets speculative fiction apart from every other category of writing. When designing a secondary world, it’s crucial to establish a foundation of internally consistent principles to help readers […]