Creating a Fantasy World: A Guide for Writers

Fantasy has never been hotter. Books like Fourth Wing, House of Flame and Shadow, The Stormlight Archive series, Babylon, Of Blood and Ash, and more, are sweeping social media, being turned into adaptations, and exciting readers everywhere. Long loved books such as Percy Jackson and the Olympians, The Witcher, Shadow and Bone, and The Wheel…

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A Worldbuilding Guide

A Worldbuilding Guide: 6 Steps to Creating Captivating Worlds

Worldbuilding can be a great deal of fun, and if you master it, you can transport your readers anywhere you desire. You can send them deep into ocean worlds, have them feel the wind in their hair as they soar with dragons, or experience a culture where the most important currency is scent. But creating…

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Developing locations and settings

Some authors prefer to describe the surroundings of their characters in broad brushstrokes and allow the reader’s imagination to fill in the rest. Others prefer to go into nauseating detail of every whiff, nook and cranny. How much detail you go into is really up to your taste and style, but once thing’s for certain…

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