Word by Word

Practical insights for writers from Jessica P Morrell

Write for the night: Dire Consequences

With All Hallow’s Eve┬áhere I’m still reading the Shirley Jackson anthology (with growing admiration) and I’m still unsettled by what happens in her stories and how her twisted mind works. Reading along I’ve been thinking a lot about how stories function and how fear is wired into our bodies and brains. Some theories suggest our […]

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