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Hello! We need more opinions for our online debate for writing by the seat of your pants or planning! I will not put it up until we have at least […]
This. Is. One. Of. The. Best. Poems. I. Have. Ever. Written.
(That was a long sentence to put a period in front of every word and still make it sound dramatic.)
This poem, about snow and its dangers, is a thorn in a beautiful rose. Foreboding but handsome. I hope you enjoy!
To God be the glory.
Another writing tip on character depth! In this post is a wonderful discussion on knowing the ins and outs of your character. Is he good at keeping secrets? Was she always enchanted? Does he like coffee or tea? Does she ever use her credit card?
Read to see my thoughts!
Give God the glory
A new writing update it here! Bayonet’s first draft is a few weeks from done! A quick update about the coming editing process and Book 2 of the trilogy. I hope you enjoy!
Give God the Glory.
The most important source of fantasy names is your brain. However, this can be terribly unreliable. Filled with constantly reoccurring writer’s block, blackouts, and and mind blanks, your encephalon needs a little guidance to come up with character names, city names, and more. This post lists several helpful techniques that use normal, everyday words, and turns them into really awesome names.
Writers have an expression. Writing by the seat of your pants. That means you write with no real planning. You write events as they come to you. Almost randomly. I used […]
Steampunk: Every Writer’s Opportunity
You’ve read that post. But you don’t know anything more. What is steampunk? How can you make a world of it? Where does it take place? When? Who lives there and uses the technology? What really is the technology? What does technology mean?
All of that except for the last question is answered in this post.
Writing with music is fun! It inspires, it sets the mood, and it’s a chance to hear some of your favorite songs. (or pieces…) I love listening to instrumentals, game soundtracks, a classical music. I hope you enjoy…
To God be the glory.
Characters are plot. If Jimmy wasn’t so short, he might have been able to reach the cookies without the ladder. So the way I see it, the deeper the character, the deeper the plot.
Character depth is important. Quirks, attitudes, and backstories pile stratum after stratum of deepness on them. This post covers all three in deep ways of their own, complete with my thoughts.