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by Hillsy
December 9th, 2009, 10:47 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: Do you write the same genre you read?
Replies: 46
Views: 12168

Re: Do you write the same genre you read?

Almost exclusively.

I keep tabs on the latest Koontz, and the odd thriller hear and there, but mainly it's Fantasy and Sci-fi all the way (just a shame you can't find good Science Fantasy for love nor money it seems)
by Hillsy
December 9th, 2009, 8:08 am
Forum: Procrastination
Topic: Foruming and our writing
Replies: 12
Views: 2868

Re: Foruming and our writing

Spellign and typing are two very different things. (as proved by the mistake I made and left in to make my point.) One is a failure of knowledge. The other is momentary loss of finger control. I am not a concert pianist (alas) so occasionally my fingers strike the wrong keys. Also don't forget that ...
by Hillsy
December 9th, 2009, 5:56 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: Trouble defining genre
Replies: 11
Views: 2769

Re: Trouble defining genre

To be fair in Straub/King's Talisman I think, if I remember right, both protagonists are about 14....and i wouldn't list that as YA....Is YA even a genre or is it more of a marketting tag??....I'd say it sounds more like a 'coming of age' novel but course you have to bow to Nathan and just find wher...