In response to Samantha's question about writing formulas and trends.
Oh, wouldn't it to be nice to have the formula for the next blockbuster-LOL!
Yes, there are trends-romance and YA have been trending for a awhile. And within those trends there are fads-vampires for instance. And yes, I believe all writing is about emotional response.
There are themes that trend in relation to our societal woes or triumphs. The problem is we often don't recognize the coming…
Sigh...as I begin to post more and more around here, it will become evident that I am not a detail person. It's not that I don't know how to spell--know, now, or no, their, they're or there, or that I do not know their proper usage, I do. I just don't notice whether or not they've slipped out incorrectly. You'd think I didn't reread my posts before I hit comment. I swear I do, really. It's like I have night blindness to my writing errors.
My husband is a…