Tag Archives: on writing

Cussing up a storm

A very interesting Guardian piece about why teens don’t cuss in novels. This is actually something we thought long and hard about with respect to Debris Dreams, as witnessed by this earlier post on the subject. The second draft we looked at was chock-full of some very vulgar language. But it was also very appropriate: […]

Matchbox Girls blog tour stop

Today, we’re very pleased to be the hosts of the Matchbox Girls blog tour, with a guest post by Chrysoula Tzavelas! Take it away, Chrysoula! My publisher, may she reign from on high forever, says she publishes “fantastika.” But we all know what she really likes is qüirky stuff. Let’s try this on for size: […]