Jesus Christ, Superstar – why are you not more popular?

According to a poll conducted by Leger for the Association for Canadian Studies, and published in the National Post just before Christmas, 27 per cent of Canadians have a negative view of Jesus. Although they aren’t believers, a surprising 8.5 per cent of atheists have a very positive view of Jesus. It’s a bit of […]

Begin with an ending in mind

The fiction writer has a great start. A compelling premise lends itself to a terrific opening. The story moves. The protagonist encounters challenges and overcomes some of them—whether internal or external or both—only to be faced with others. The setting works. Dialogue is strong and reflective of character. What now? Where is all this going? […]