It's one of life's uncontested aphorisms: Sometimes you need a break. For me, life circumstance and my personal energy level have put their collective foot down, and it's time for me to take a little hiatus from blogging.
But that doesn't mean that you have to do without content, dear readers! Over the next two weeks, seven guest bloggers will be posting at I Saw Lightning Fall on everything from narrative writing tips to what makes a good book to the challenges of working with genre. Their ideas are great, their blogs are fascinating and I hope you all have a great time.
And now, without further ado, our first guest post ...
(Picture: CC 2006 by Charlie bosmore)