Good News: Writing a Novel

Good News

I have written everything from biblical studies books to devotionals to scholarly journal articles to magazine articles. I love writing. But one thing I have never tried was writing a novel. Until now. Am I […]

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How J.R.R. Tolkien Redefined Fantasy Stories

Tolkien

I have enjoyed the fantasy genre since my teen years. There is both good and bad fantasy. Much of the best fantasy has been inspired by the works of J.R.R. Tolkien. James Ellis has written an […]

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Did Tolkien Waste His Life?

Tolkien

How seriously should we take J.R.R. Tolkien? After all, he basically spent his time writing fairy tales (even if they were amazing epic fairy tales). Was that a waste of his genius? Jon Bloom has […]

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The Princess and the Goblin

C.S. Lewis and Friends

I am a huge fan of C.S. Lewis, and so I pay attention when I hear about the authors that most influenced him. One of those authors is George MacDonald. MacDonald (1824-1905) was a Scottish […]

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How to Write Science Fiction and Fantasy

Some great advice from David Butler on how to write science fiction and fantasy. Much of what he has to say is applicable to other genres as well.

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