There is another side to #metoo that nobody talks about: The economics.
One of the better cinematic experiences of recent memory is the newest addition to the Marvel Franchise Black Panther, which has a phenomenal 97% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The original comic book, published in 1966, is credited to have introduced the first black superhero and the movie has the distinction of being the first mainstream … Continue reading Wakanda Fascination and Killmonger’s Logic
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Distill your question when seeking feedback on your manuscript.
When taking licence with the structure of your story, don't pull your punches.
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