The size of a story is often dictated by the scope of the idea that spawned it. While some experienced writers can tell from the shape of the concept how long their story will be, it’s often a case of trial and error and years.
So you have a story and you want to publish it yourself. Let’s talk about how to get started, how … More
Here’s Part 4 of my VirtualBalticon panel notes. Even veterans and long-time practitioners can have problems writing fights that are … More
In your original fantasy setting, everything the characters own or interact with has to come from somewhere, from food and drink to durable goods. Let’s talk about how to build a believable material culture for your world.
3 Reasons to write for anthologies
4 tips and approaches to writing for anthologies
5 reasons your story might be rejected
Plus 3 red flags to watch out for
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