Cora Foerstner

A Blog for Fantasy and Science Fiction Fans

“Writing in English is like throwing mud at a wall.” ― Joseph Conrad Frustrated? Join the Club English is a beautiful, rich language, full of

A Little Steamy I love Steampunk, and Gail Carriger’s book Soulless is a fun Steampunk read. I enjoyed the first couple of books in her

Sometimes I Need a Nudge: Yesterday I received an email from Amazon asking me how many stars I’d give James Scott Bell’s book Write Your

Never End a Sentence with a Preposition: Everyone knows you shouldn’t end a sentence with a preposition. All or most of your English teachers told

I’m Off and Running For those who don’t know, November is National Novel Writing Month. Writers from around the world participate. The goal is to

The Author: Okay Fury, the second book in Steven James’ young adult trilogy, is a winner. I liked it better than Blur, which surprised me.