A Court of Mist and Fury, How to write about medical illness

Fiction and PTSD- A Court of Mist and Fury

Review of PTSD in A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J Maas. Shows examples of how the main character is shown to have PTSD without ever officially diagnosing it. Also describes how the author was able to use talk therapy as PTSD treatment in a fantasy world setting.

How to write about medical illness

How to write about: Amnesia

Hello writers! As part of Indie April I have decided to write some blog posts about how to write about different medical illnesses.  As I reader I am often discouraged when there is medical misinformation in books; before medical school I never would have noticed, but now as a doctor I see it everywhere. I… Continue reading How to write about: Amnesia

Book reviews, Defy the Stars

Defy the Worlds

Defy the Worlds is the Second book in the Constellation Series written by Claudia Gray Synopsis The second book begins where the first left off: Noemi and Abel are separated with Noemi having returned to be a soldier for Genesis and Abel piloting his ship the Persephone. When Genesis is exposed to a new threat,… Continue reading Defy the Worlds

A Court of Thorns and Roses, A Court of Wings and Ruin, Book reviews

A Court of Wings and Ruin

A Court of Wings and Ruin is a YA fantasy novel by Sarah J Maas and is the third book in the A Court of Thorns and Roses trilogy. Spoilers for the Second book in the series below, don't even read the review if you haven't read a Court of Mist and Fury. Just Trust… Continue reading A Court of Wings and Ruin

Book reviews, Defy the Stars

Defy the Stars

Defy the Stars is  a Young Adult novel and is the first book in the Constellation trilogy written by Claudia Gray Synopsis Earth has been depleted of resources and is quickly becoming unlivable. For the past few decades humans have been trying to find a colony world that can support and sustain human life. The… Continue reading Defy the Stars

A Court of Mist and Fury

A Court of Mist and Fury

A Court of Mist and Fury is a YA fantasy novel by Sarah J Maas and is the second book in the A Court of Thorns and Roses trilogy. Synopsis This book begins where the last book left off- with Feyre and Tamlin back in the Spring Court after surviving all the atrocities that occurred… Continue reading A Court of Mist and Fury