It’s Super Bowl Sunday! And to celebrate, I’ve got an article up on fellow author Kate Heartfield’s blog about football and what writers can learn from the sport in terms of creating conflict and tension. It’s all part of an ongoing series she’s hosting about writers and their unlikely influences.
Why does someone root for the Packers instead of the Bears? Why, if you’re a Washington fan, do you “hate” the Dallas team and vice-versa? What exactly do the people of Oakland have against the people of Denver?
And why do we sometimes root for cheaters?
Find out in the post! Check it out here: http://heartfieldfiction.com/2015/02/01/unlikely-influences-what-marina-j-lostetter-learned-about-conflict-and-tension-from-football/