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Christopher Husberg

The Reapers are the Angels and the Dynamic Utility of Prose

Someone—I honestly don’t remember who—gave me some writing advice early on in my career, and it stemmed from a George Orwell quote: “Good prose should be transparent, like a window pane.” The idea behind this statement, as far as this advice went, was that prose should simply be the vehicle by which you convey character and story—it should be as unassuming and inconspicuous as possible in order to focus on what really matters.

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Series: That Was Awesome! Writers on Writing

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