Here’s the next post in the series of writing prompts. I hope these help to get the creative juices flowing.
by Whitney Carter Over the past few weeks I’ve been working on creating a master worldbuilding worksheet. It’s taken so long because the list is so extensive – I hope to have it ready for both you and me in the coming weeks, but it occurred to me this morning as I began worldbuilding… Read More WorldBuilding: New World Essentials
by Victor Salinas We all depend on the economy. In fact, we—and everything we choose to do and not do—is part of the economy. Fantasy economies are no different. Fantasy settings surely have methods of economic organization. The serfs working the land for their lord are part of an economy. The nomadic tribes… Read More How to Build a Fantasy Economy
by Whitney Carter Lemme tell you guys… this one was a doozy to write. Several weeks ago I was doing some world building and setting development for my WIP trilogy, when it dawned on me that I hadn’t spent much time developing the secondary characters that are going to be around my main protagonist.… Read More World Building: How to Write a Fictional Royal Court
by Kate M. Colby If you follow me on social media, you may have seen this month’s exciting announcement: for the second semester, The Cogsmith’s Daughter (Desertera #1) will be taught in a university classroom. This time, TCD features in a Science Fiction & Fantasy literature class. When I saw the syllabus, I nearly cried. To… Read More Why I Write Science Fiction & Fantasy