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Building A Fictional World

Building A Fictional World

Whatever kind of creative writing, but especially true when you are writing prose, you need to spend some time thinking about the world you are creating. Now if you are setting the story in the place that you live in the modern age then there is very little worldbuilding you need to do. However, if you are going for something a little bit more exotic then you need to think about it a bit harder. If you aren’t sure what you should be thinking about then don’t worry we are here to help you.

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How to Write Exciting Description

In any form of writing description plays a major part whether in poetry, prose or non fiction. The hard part is making the description exciting so it grabs your reader. Today we are going to look at this issue with the help of io9 and Writer’s Digest. Below you will find lots of exciting, interesting advice…we hope!

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Creating Realist Fictional Worlds

Creating Realist Fictional Worlds

Last week the website io9 asked six experts what their personal bugbears were when it came to people creating their own planets. We thought that the results would be of interest to our members so you’ll find them below along with a few other tips by creating wide and wonderful worlds.

First however, we need a quick clarification. While this post will mostly appeal to the science fiction and fantasy writers reading this website we feel that the advice below can help anyone creating a fictional world.