Category: Writing Advice

Dress Up Description: Harness the Power of Big

All month long, Our Write Side bloggers have been bringing you advice about how to build a spectacular, but believable, world for your story. One tried and true way to inspire awe is to include larger than life elements in your settings. This applies to space stations and alien monsters every bit as much as…
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May 26, 2017 0

World Building: A Case for Imagination

As the focus this month has been on world building, you’ve read a lot of articles talking about the process of world building, questions to ask when world building, and articles about when and where to world build according to genre. You’ve learned the dangers of overwriting, how to use your world as a character…
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May 24, 2017 0

20 Questions to Ask for World Building

This month we’ve been talking about world building and so today instead of talking about the general subject, let’s talk about questions you can ask yourself to get started on world building. So here’s 20 questions… What is the geography like? What is the terrain like? How does it differ from other areas? What is the climate…
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May 23, 2017 1
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