Gwen Katz

My panning of The Name of the Wind‘s Kvothe over on Chimaera has raised a valid question: If Kvothe is a bad character, how do you write a heroic character?  […]

Pixar’s Brave, long-anticipated (at least in some circles), was released to surprisingly lukewarm reviews.  As of the writing, it holds 77% on Rotten Tomatoes (edging out Cars, at 74%) and an […]

My previous two posts discussed the art of providing helpful criticism.  This time, I’ll be discussing the author’s side of the process: How to receive criticism so that you get […]

Last time, I discussed the different types of criticism and how your methods should vary accordingly.  This time, I’ll discuss general rules that you should always follow when critiquing someone […]