Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5 Tropes I’ve Had Enough Of – and How They Can Be Done Better

I could wax lyrical about all the tropes I'm completely done with, that I never again want to see the light of day, or light of the moon for that matter. But that would just be a list - and this isn't a Listicle. The tropes I mention below are ones I've had enough of in their lazy … Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5 Tropes I’ve Had Enough Of – and How They Can Be Done Better

Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5 Tropes I Want More Of. Or, How to Trope Like Gaiman

I found it hard to pin down my Top 5 - there are so many I enjoy - so I started to look at it from the point of view of 'if I was writing that novel I really want to read, what tropes would I include?' As I was writing that list I found that a single … Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5 Tropes I Want More Of. Or, How to Trope Like Gaiman