Plans and More Plans

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It’s amazing how ideas for writing can come from almost anywhere.

Thanks to a writing prompt, I was able to write a story which I can build a world on. It’s not much, but it’s a start. (See: The Sacrifice). I have tentatively named everything “Frost Teeth.”

There are a lot of things I need to fix for that story, though, most specially the protagonist, who is mostly a blank slate.

I have yet to figure out details of the main character. Frankly, I have no idea of what the main character even looks like, specially since I initially started it out as a narration similar to a journal or diary entry. One can even say that I started with a self-insert story, at the risk of being called lazy… Hahaha…  I even initially thought of it as a story told by a survivor (the narrator) in front of a fire after everything was over and done.

However, there are things about first person perspective that I am thinking about.

Is it really important to know who is telling the story? If so… how can I make it so that it would seem natural and normal? How could I tell the story of a story-teller?

Then again, I could be mixing up my writings for other media – such as film or television, where the narrator is visible to the audience.

I probably need to think this more through…

However, as for the world, I more or less want to place my setting in a harsh, cold, icy place, where not only will you have to worry about the supernatural forces, but also nature.

Things are a bit hectic with work at the moment, so I have shelved my writings for a bit. Being an accountant, January and February is crunch time… hahaha…

Rest assured that where I stopped in “The Sacrifice” was intentional, more of like a chapter end, and I do plan to continue it. I have received good feedback, and I do appreciate everyone who read it. As an author/writer, it gives me great pleasure to know that my works are being read and also appreciated.

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The path to being a professional fiction writer is long and hard… but it is good to know that I am somewhat on the right path.

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