Eleanor Konik

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3 Theses, 3rd Thursday: On Writing

Are SF&F interchangeable? Is “plotting vs. pantsing” real? Which is better: minimalist or lush, lyrical prose? Everybody has an opinion — including me!

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The Difficulties of Teaching Notetaking

During my interview for Obsidian Office Hours, Anthony asked me whether or not I would ever consider using Obsidian.md for teaching notetaking to my students; my answer was, in short, no. At...


Worldbuilding Harsh Conditions

My article Civilizations Thrive in Adverse Environments, written for Worldbuilding Magazine, has been syndicated to Nerdolopedia, Mythic Scribes, and the Campfire blog. Campfire also used it as a prominent reference...