As to Process

For this post I thought it might be interesting to speak about my writing process a bit. One of the techniques I use when writing prose is to also write each story as a screenplay. I do this because writing in this format forces me to focus on action and dialogue in a unique way. Every time I use this technique I come away with some fun new action for the characters to do, and some better way for the subjects to say what they need to say. Yes, this takes more time, but what's the hurry? Far better, I say, to create more vivid and rich stories by forcing my mind to look at the same scenario from a different direction. (If you want to get really carried away with this technique, do the same st