“This year, for the first time, I was able to draft the story from beginning to end, without any significant setbacks. I used the third person limited POV and told the story only from one character’s perspective.”
“Those who offered the most, got the most. Merchants became princes. Princes became kings. I made fortunes out of thin air. And I destroyed the world. I was the god of wealth. I created greed. Greed takes. They took.”
Things that seem funny or revolutionary ten or fifteen years ago can be offensive today. The fact is, if something is problematic now, it was always problematic, and we’re only just starting to see it.