When crafting your fantasy novel, you need to take into account many essential aspects. In the beginning, you have some main characters in mind, then you’re trying to capture the world and put it into words. From there, you go into the intricacies of the plot and completely forget about what has come to be the essential characters in many fantasy novels. The characters that help tell the story and create a deeper sense of immersion.
From the most important to the least, let’s go through the essential characters in fantasy!
There are many challenges writers face. Some of them are insignificant, some of them are daunting and some of these so much so it throws the writer off their novel completely. Yet, there is one in particular that all writers need to face, a challenge that will test them and their love for their novel.
Let’s jump into it!
My mentality when it comes to writing is simple. Have an idea, write it down and then expand upon it as much as you can. Sometimes, an idea doesn’t go as far as you believe. For many, this is a novel scrapped, time wasted. For me, if an idea won’t work as a novel, it will surely work as a short story. It’s a great opportunity to write, which we all enjoy and the best part, it can lead to something bigger.
Here are my top 10 tips for writing short stories, let’s jump into it!
Writing fiction has often been a challenge even for the most imaginative mind. At the end of the day, what you are doing is taking the story out of your head and using various methods to tell it to your readers. That process is made easier with planning, but your style and choice of words need to be considered at that moment if you want your story to be immersive and enjoyable.
I have 5 tips that will make writing such fiction not only easier, but better. Let’s jump into it!
There are many great examples of characters growing and becoming something greater. Be it a cruel character growing soft or a good character turning bad, character development has made for enjoyable reads in every genre. However, there are many opportunities to mess up one’s character development. I am here to make the process easy for you.
Here is a short guide on the foundation of character development.
Be sure to follow!