Tag Archives | Endings


I’ve been thinking about endings lately. It makes sense. I recently turned in the final draft of Incarnate 3, several of the PubCrawl girls are working on their series-enders, and a few series I love are coming to a close. All this has made me remember one of my favorite quotes about endings. Endings are hard. Any chapped-ass monkey with a keyboard can poop out a beginning, but endings are impossible. You try to tie […]


Beginning at the End

We all have ideas that don’t pan out. The ones where putting your pen to paper has a result closer to sticking a dagger in their hearts. It’s part of the job. Sometimes it’s no big deal because you know that eventually someone else will think of it (if they haven’t already). Other times, though, it makes you ache with loss. So how do you combat sudden plot death? One almost flawless method I’ve discovered […]