So, I noticed it was today about an hour and a half ago. (by “today”, I mean when I said I was gonna post the first installment of a story. Which is also not technically correct, because it’s after midnight, but meh.) Life has been, busy the past few days, which is my excuse for… Continue reading TWbD – Prologue
I think one of the most important parts about world-building, more than even believability, is that the parts off your world fit together. It doesn’t matter that your sci-fi world breaks the laws of physics so long as it doesn’t break it’s own laws. And this is one of the major struggled in creating a fantasy world.… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Worldbuilding (pt. 3)
I guess at some point I am going to have to get into explaining what my world is all about, and for that matter, what’s up with this blog’s name? When I started writing, I thought there were going to be nine planets: one for each of the nine races. But this, easy formulaic universe… Continue reading The Yolíja (Let’s Talk About Worldbuilding, pt. 2)
As I was writing my book, I kept thinking that I wanted there to be more languages spoken in Ardún. It wouldn’t make sense that everyone on the whole planet, all ten billion people, spoke English. So, I began, calling my new language Tetra (As in Latin for four). It didn’t really take off; I… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Language
Okay, okay, fair question. I can answer that, I think. It’s a fantasy novel, about a boy named Lester, who figures out he’s a mage. It’s not quite that simple, he’s almost kidnapped, attacked at school, helped by a witch in the forest, attacked again, all before he really knows who, or what, is after… Continue reading But Seriously, What is your Book About?
“There’s a world, well, more than one actually, that we are on the edge of. So close to breaching the wall that separates us from the monsters and the miracles, the wars and the horrors, the life and most importantly, the Power. Open this book and you open a portal, one of the small rips… Continue reading An Intro to My Book