We’re here to talk about worldbuilding, and my journey from endless notes and maps and planning to something concrete and tangible and publishable. To that end, here is a brief tour of Arameth, to show you what emerged from this world and how it all came together.
I have a new fiction-writing handbook coming out next weekend (August 17th)! The e-book is already up for pre-order... I'm running a special pre-order price of $2.99 this week. It will be going up to $4.99 at release. You can pre-order it here: https://www.amazon.com/Slap-Him-Fish-Crash-Course-Fiction-ebook/dp/B07VVM8TZ6 There' s a paperback version in the works as well, which... Continue Reading →
Hi, everyone, and welcome to today's discussion of the craft of fiction, this time with a Thanksgiving spin: Plantsing: How Loose Outlines Save My Turkey... and My Books! So, if you've followed any of my series on Plotting, you know that I... well... like plotting. But here's my secret: I didn't use to plot my... Continue Reading →