Who Should Have More Sway: Writers or Readers?
A harsh reality hit me the other day once I was finished with my first manuscript of Destiny Seeker. Travis and I were light-heartedly discussing how people would react to our characters once we’re rich and famous. A couple can dream, right? Then Travis mentioned the possibility that readers would ship my main characters—Ilsi and Reshma—as a bisexual couple. These two young women spend almost the whole novel traveling together as a tight-knit team. But that’s what I had in ... Read More →