Friday, May 28, 2010

The rain fell endlessly on Artemis

The writer Kate Braverman told me never to use the word endless. Never invoke Greek mythology, she said. And don't start a sentence with the weather. She also warned me--and this has been the hardest rule to follow--never to put a volcano in a story.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

uh oh. The main character in my new novel IS a volcano. Coop

Sarah Thompson said...

Coop, I would love to read that story.

Tai said...

I can't wait to read it either. Coop, you're gonna have to deliver this one.