World Building: Drawing

I have a love/hate relationship with World Building. It’s a brilliant puzzle but it’s also a nightmare when your world gets too big for you to sort out all the information in your head or even through a journal. To help with this, I started drawing. I’m not great at Read more…

Picturing Your Dark Fantasy World

Thanks to all your awesome comments to the post Can’t. See. Story, I now have no trouble picturing my world. Characters None of my characters are human and all have an unusual collection of features like dark skin, bright red eyes with thick bright white hair. It’s unlikely I’ll come across anyone Read more…

Dark Fantasy World Building: Society

Good thing I enjoy world Building. Developing a society is about as difficult as figuring out how Magic works. Usually, there’s more than one society and if they all function alike, it needs to be for really good reason. These sites helped me a lot:Creating Fantasy and Science Fiction Worlds: Day 6: Let Us Make Read more…

Organizing Thoughts

How do you organize the chaos of your own mind? I generally don’t since I’m really good at multi-tasking. But, I have a lot of projects to plan- job hunting, getting Certificates in Editing and Graphic Design, working on my second novel, to name a few. The brain warehouse became cluttered and Read more…

Imagination Fail- Block Activated

Writers grow up but our imagination doesn’t. It can’t really. What if we have a POV character that’s a horrible human being? The only way to portray them realistically is by diving into our imagination. Unless you really are a villain 😉 We can’t be everything but with research and a deep well Read more…