“When you see the clouds roll in / and you hear the thunder crash / do you look for shelter”

Dear Protagonist and All Secondary Characters Still Standing,

I’m sorry, but there’s only room for one round of heartwarming/rending tears per story.

It’s a pacing thing. It isn’t personal.

But you’re going to have to choose.


Janni Lee Simner

About Janni Lee Simner

Janni Lee Simner is the author of the post-apocalyptic Bones of Faerie trilogy and the contemporary fantasy Thief Eyes, as well as four books for younger children, more than 30 short stories, and the script for the video game The Huntsman: Winter’s Curse. Check out her Writing Life Series for practical tools to hone your writing craft and unlock your creative power or join her email list for ongoing updates here.
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