A trope is like a cliché, you really don’t want to use one if you can help it. The definition of trope is a noun that is figurative, metaphorical or ironical. The use of tropes in films is not uncommon. The same can be said in literature. A firearm trope is an action or move … More Firearm tropes in film and literature
Why aren’t there more MTAs that provide assistance to authors? While there are hundreds if not thousands of Military consulting agencies, advisors and even a company that states its specialty is Military Entertainment Consulting, there are really very few actual MTA’s that will take the time to work with authors. In fact, none of the … More Military Technical Advisor for Authors
This is a question that has been asked of me since I first posted that such assistance is now available. I’ll try to explain this as simply as I can. It would appear that with the rising trend and popularity of self-publishing outlets, pretty much anyone and everyone is pumping out the story they always … More Why do authors need the services of a Military Technical Advisor?