{film} warrior

We speak a lot about tension and whether the building of it is successful or not. There is a suggestion that what a storyteller really wants to achieve is the successful building of anticipation rather than tension. That tension is a poor substitute. Merely a matter of semantics? No. And all it takes is readingContinue reading “{film} warrior”

{book} the great wall of lucy wu

The Great Wall of Lucy Wu by Wendy Wan-Long Shang was a juvenile fiction darling in 2011, and I think it still is in 2012. The local Library finally managed a copy and while I was eager to read it, to see what all the fuss was about, I was also skeptical. Why I amContinue reading “{book} the great wall of lucy wu”