Amidst the Chaos of the Apocalypse

It’s hard to believe that we are barely three months into the year and already so much has happened. South Africa goes into a nationwide lock-down for twenty one days as of Friday due to COVID-19. Although it is needed and although much of the nation applauds our president for this action, it will haveContinue reading “Amidst the Chaos of the Apocalypse”

Getting into the Mood

Often confused, but quite different, both mood and tone are important tools in an author’s arsenal. They provide a platform from which a writer can evoke an emotional response from the reader.  What is the difference between mood and tone? The tone is not aimed at the reader but is instead the narrator’s attitude toContinue reading “Getting into the Mood”