Category: Writing Advice

Basics of World Building

World building. Every writer has heard that phrase and you know it’s important, but what does it mean exactly? World building is more than just creating the setting, it means building up the universe your story takes place in. This involves everything from descriptions of the landscape and animal life to your world’s creation myth…
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May 2, 2017 3

Worldbuilding: An Intro

Think back. Your first worldbuilding came in the form of daydreams.  Places you would go, people you might meet, all from your imagination.  I later played Dungeons and Dragons, a game all about fantasy and worldbuilding.  As a wrangler of words I am aware that we all create the world around our characters. This is…
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May 1, 2017 0

Diversity in Character and Setting

One of the first pieces of advice writers get is write what you know….where’s the fun in that? If we don’t expand our horizons, research new things, then how are we to grow as writers and as humans? Still, if you are going to be more diverse in character or setting, do your research. I…
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April 29, 2017 0
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