Doubts

I found that one of a writer’s worst enemies is himself. It can be very paralyzing when working to make a manuscript, or typing out a story, or even attempting to craft a post when your mind is plagued with doubts. “Is it good enough? Will it be appreciated? Will it be received well?” I, […]

How to Write Action Scenes in First Person

Writing in first person can be a unique an interesting experience for a writer. It allows you to get inside the head of your main character, and experience the fictitious world you have set them in through their eyes. However, there are certain considerations you have to make when writing in first person, particularly when […]

Plans and More Plans

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 […]

Looking back on 2018

Hello everyone! 2018 for me has been a year of trials and tribulations. It is a year that I can’t wait to bury in history. However, if we don’t learn from history’s mistakes, we end up repeating them. Perhaps one of this year’s highlights must be my revival of this blog and my return to […]

Preview of my Dragon Slayer Story

In my previous post (10 Ways to Slay A Dragon), I mentioned that I was working on a short story involving a dragon slayer… it is still in it’s unfinished stage, and while I am currently stuck with the process of actually writing it, here’s a first preview of the story: The Dragon Slayer Everything […]

Where to start in Writing Fantasy?

I am trying to write a better fantasy story. I have written some in the past – though I don’t think they are that good… Anyway, I am trying to figure out where must I begin? In the characters? Should I try fleshing my main characters first? Should I give them traits, skills, and weaknesses? […]