20 Gifs That Teach Science Concepts in Seconds, because knowledge is awesome and clearer understandings mean clearer writing.
“Western readers often overlook the Muslim world’s speculative fiction. I use the term quite broadly, to capture any story that imagines the implications of real or imagined cultural or scientific advances.” Check out this fantastic article Kate loves about the history of and current world of Muslim speculative fiction http://theweek.com/articles/710282/muslim-tradition-scifi-speculative-fiction
While Elisa doesn’t think this post provides tips on how to create good twists and turns in your story, it does speak to the fact that you cannot force your characters to do things they don’t want to do. http://www.writersdigest.com/editor-blogs/guide-to-literary-agents/thrilling-characters-create-twists-turns-novel#.WXDiD_FXDug.twitter