The Meat Grinder Writing Contest

Think you’re a good writer? Think you can tell a good story? Well, then why don’t you enter your story into The Meat Grinder and put it to the test! How does it work? You enter a story by submitting to Jessecdedman@gmail.com where it will wait for contestants. Don’t worry about word count, flash fiction, short stories, and poems are welcomed and they would compete … Continue reading The Meat Grinder Writing Contest

What is Good Writing?

http://www.spreaker.com/user/8056632/ep-88-pronoun-police-and-writer-snobs   Mr. Deadman and Marchese will explore good writing vs bad writing. What’s lazy writing? What’s the problem with pronouns? What does it mean when readers don’t seem to care, on average? Traditional publishers are described as gatekeepers of quality, yet publish Dan Brown, E.L. James and Stephenie Meyer. These authors are criticized for their poor prose and lazy writing, but are loved by … Continue reading What is Good Writing?