Today Prince William married Kate Middleton in Westminster Abbey, a spectacle watched around the world.
Many of us joined the audience, intrigued by such a rare and fascinating event.
This week we also watched devastating tornadoes and the births of puppies via webcams.
So, to link these topics to our writing, let's talk about events. Real ones, important ones, hyped ones, imaginary ones.
How do you handle events in your stories? Do events of international importance find their way into your narrative? Are all your story events imagined? Do you mix the real with the imaginary? Or is your style such that noteworthy events take a back seat to your characters' internal struggles and challenges?
Let's continue to talk about events.