We talk about trending a lot in the world of social media; it’s an immediate thing, what’s happening at the moment. Books don’t happen as fast as a breaking news story, but they do follow trends in subjects, in cover art, in tropes, and, it would seem in their titling. Here’s one such trend,…
by fangswandsfairy • Fiction Related Op-Ed • Tags: Ancient Greek, cliff hangers, convention, Deus Ex Machina, Fantasy tropes and conventions, figurative language, literary device, Literature, plot, plot twists, red herring, theme, trope
What The Trope?
What’s happening to this term? Language changes.