Coming up with fantasy names doesn't have to be hard. Here are six fun, simple ways to name your fantasy characters! Read more
My blog is splitting into two: one for fiction and one for poetry! Be sure to follow my new poetry blog. But also, answer my poll here so I know what you want to see in future posts! Read More . . .
Fantasy generally involves a level of worldbuilding that isn’t suited to a smaller word count. But difficult is not the same as impossible. Read more
Speculative fiction is what you get when you ask "what if...?" outside the realm of what is possible.
There are many clever ways to show the meanings behind these terms while keeping things flowing naturally.
A form without shape,
A life of pure soul,
My muse doth wake,
Ambitious and droll
The top five things that don't usually happen in fiction but would definitely happen to me.
Once, I thought of being a writer When I started to write, I felt lighter I created a world My sanity unfurled But the days seem a little bit brighter I created a fictional place It was my very own magical space The people are awesome One has a pet possum It likes to wear … Continue reading Being a Writer
The world is dust, nothing but shades of black and white. Rolling dunes of grey paint a bland countryside devoid of depth, detail, and emotion. The ground trembles at my feet; I kneel, examining a small mound of filth as it pulsates, growing larger and darker. A stray gust of wind brushes across the surface … Continue reading A Rose by Any Other Name
It's the last day of 2015, and I feel like I'm running late for the new year already. It's been a busy couple of months, and I don't think I've worked this hard since my days in the Navy (which says a lot about the past eight years). However, the last few months in overdrive … Continue reading After NaNoWriMo 2015