TLDR: When should you break the rules? When you need to.
Well-written combat and action scenes can be a tense, exciting, and rewarding experience for your reader to enjoy.
Finding the motivation to continue through the struggle points of any creative project can be a challenge, even in the best of times.
Writing good dialogue doesn’t have to be hard. Like everything else with writing, it takes some thought, and lots of practice.
One of the most challenging details for me to master, at least when it comes to worldbuilding, is slang.
In science fiction and fantasy writing, the setting plays just as important a role as the characters.
Don’t be limited by the familiar when it comes to creating the worlds in your writing.
One of the easiest ways to write a boring story is to ignore the why.
Creating great characters is the number one thing you can do when you’re trying to tell a compelling story
When it comes to setting the scene, sometimes less is more, and sometimes more is more.
Some days I have to actively force myself to stop typing and get up to take a break. But that doesn’t happen every day.
From a collection of color coded notecards to the latest in online-based, team-centric software, there are so many great options available to today’s writer.