The Dos and Don’ts of Writing a Transgender or Non-Binary Character

Terms to Know Trans: an inclusive term that includes all who are transgender, non-binary, or otherwise gender-nonconforming Cis/Cisgender: someone who is not trans AMAB: Assigned male at birth – someone who was marked as male on their original birth certificate AFAB: Assigned female at birth – someone who was marked as female on their original … More The Dos and Don’ts of Writing a Transgender or Non-Binary Character

Don’t Say Said: The Five Stupidest Bits of Advice People Give Writers

Writers and artists, it seems, receive more outside advice on their craft than any other sort. From suggestions on ideas for a story to tiny things they liked or didn’t like in our last works, people are more willing to give their two cents to us than to a street beggar. Some of it is … More Don’t Say Said: The Five Stupidest Bits of Advice People Give Writers