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The Nightcrawlers: Bringing the Dream to Life

My first novel, The Nightcrawlers, deals in dreams. This is incredibly fitting, since its inspiration came from one.

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Problem Protagonists: Tales from Earthsea

Eleven years on, it is no longer innovative to say that Gorô Miyazaki’s Tales from Earthsea is a mess. The world long ago reached that consensus. Yet it is worth understanding why the film failed. Having recently watched it, I discerned two major problem areas: script and protagonist. Let’s talk about the latter.

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