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My Top 10 Most Important Tips for Writers

Those who matter won't mind and those who mind don't matter. Don't sweat the petty and definitely don't pet the sweaty. Do what works best for YOU! When you are just beginning your writing journey do not concern yourself with other people's opinions. Know the difference between creative criticism and cynicism. Never stop learning. Take… Continue reading My Top 10 Most Important Tips for Writers

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The World Building Blog Series: MAPS

Hey Everyone! Here is part five of my world building series. As promised I will be focusing on maps for your new world. The size of your world will determine if you need one map to show the whole world or multiple maps to show different lands or regions of your world. Always focus on… Continue reading The World Building Blog Series: MAPS

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The World Building Blog Series: CLIMATE and GEOGRAPHY

Hey everyone! This is part four of my world building blog series. I hope you've been enjoying it so far and have learned a few things. Geography and climate may seem like simple aspects to a world, but they play a large role in culture and in world building in general. Geography and climate determine… Continue reading The World Building Blog Series: CLIMATE and GEOGRAPHY

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The World Building Blog Series: SOCIETY

Hi everyone! Here is part three of the World Building Blog Series all about the society/societies in your new world baby. This is extremely important to know since society plays a huge role in how people live their lives. It is the foundation in which your characters will base their lifestyle on. When you think… Continue reading The World Building Blog Series: SOCIETY

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The World Building Blog Series: SETTING

Hey everyone, here’s part two of my world building series! The first things we need to consider when creating new fictional worlds are: the name of your world, the divisions and names of those divisions, along with subdivisions and their names. Depending on how involved the world is in your plot you can save yourself… Continue reading The World Building Blog Series: SETTING

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The Immense Task of World Building and How to Tackle It

This is the introductory to my World Building Blog Series. When it comes to writing fantasy you need to be able to world build. Creating supernatural beings, magic, or a new world requires a lot of imagination and time. Creating a new world for a novel setting is an immense task that requires you to… Continue reading The Immense Task of World Building and How to Tackle It

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The World Building Blog Series

Hey everyone! I am creating a blog series all about world building. Including: how to tackle world building, information you need for creating your new world, and more! I am trying to find the best way to set up a page under my blog so it can be easier to find! Look for the same… Continue reading The World Building Blog Series

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How Fan-fiction Can be a Useful Tool for Writers

When it comes to fan fiction there is a stigma. A lot of professional authors deter young writers from writing fanfiction and for good reason. It doesn’t teach you how to create your own world and your own characters (unless you insert original characters). However, I do believe that writing fan fiction can be useful… Continue reading How Fan-fiction Can be a Useful Tool for Writers

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Create Chapters, They Said. It’d be Fun They Said. 

Hello everyone. As most of you know chapters are sections we use to divide a book into more readable parts. Every chapter is going to be different from the next, but every chapter should have a few essential parts. Beginning, middle, and end. At least one major plot point. A change in emotion or urgency.… Continue reading Create Chapters, They Said. It’d be Fun They Said. 

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The Important but Dreadful Process of Rewriting a Manuscript

Hey everyone sorry for the wait had workshops and meetings this week. Lets jump right into it shall we? Any writer knows how difficult it is to write a book, especially your first one. The pre-writing, writing, and editing seem to swallow your life. Once you think you’ve finished your first draft you are left… Continue reading The Important but Dreadful Process of Rewriting a Manuscript