Hello everyone, and welcome to Writers Drinking Coffee. This is a blog based on writers sitting around, drinking coffee and writing about anything and everything. It’s a companion to, and extension of, the Writers Drinking Coffee Podcast.
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In a recent conversation with writers, the topic of “What will be the Next Big Thing?” came up. Is it Urban Fantasy? Paranormal Romance? Steampunk? Dystopias? Serial Killer Novels?
“The reason that clichés become clichés is that they are the hammers and screwdrivers in the toolbox of communication.”
― Terry Pratchett, Guards! Guards! … Continue…What is a cliche?
The Ins and Outs (and Ins! and Outs!) of Writing Sex Scenes … Continue…Advice from the Woods
The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast’s fiction series is buying short stories (up to 5000 words) … Continue…The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast’s fiction series
I am reliably informed that it is the British #NationalPoetryDay. Dare we hope that Chaz Brenchley will honor us with a poem for the occasion? I think we dare! … Continue…British #NationalPoetryDay
Funny, Romantic (love at first bite, devotion forever) and kinky enough to satisfy in four scenes or less … Continue…Pom Pom is a Shaggy Dog
It’s not my intent to obsess about politics here (I do that enough on my own time, thanks). Nevertheless, Tom Scocca writes a fair bit about politics … Continue…My Newest Favorite Writer