Review: Yolanda by Tim Tomlinson

Typhoon Yolanda struck the Philippines in November, 2013 with winds that reached 180 mph. It was one of the strongest tropical storms ever recorded and the deadliest in Philippine history, killing at least 6,300 people in that country. But those are just numbers and facts and words.  “and then we tried to go uponce weContinue reading “Review: Yolanda by Tim Tomlinson”

The Difference between Comedy and Tragedy

“Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die.” MelBrooks One of the first things a writer has to decide after a story has presented itself to him or her, is how to tell it. Is it told from a character’s point of view (first person)?Continue reading “The Difference between Comedy and Tragedy”