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Creative writing quotes from Stephen King, some based on his memoir, "On Writing. If you have an excuse for not writing, write it down. Fiction Writing, Writing Quotes, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing A Book, Writing Ideas, Writing Workshop

Writing Advice from Stephen King

You don't have to be a horror writer or a fan to learn from Stephen King. Which is your favorite quote or writing tip? Infographic source Are you a writer? Do you have a work-in-progress or self-published novel? Enter the first 690 words for a chance to win $100 and to be featured on this…

Want realistic world map for your world? This post is for writers who want to learn simple technique that will make making your map easy. Once you have this technique down, you'll find that you'll…More 7 8 4 4 0 Writing Boards, Book Writing Tips, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Prompts, Writing Quotes, Writing Fantasy, Fantasy Map, Writer Tips

7 Important Landforms You Need for Your Map - S. R. Holwell

Map generators only go so far when it comes to building your world. Figuring out where to place landmasses can be difficult—especially when you’re trying…

How to Create a Wiki to Support Your Fantasy Worldbuilding Fiction Writing, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Literary Terms, Writing Fantasy, Story Structure, Another World, Game Design, Vintage World Maps

How to Create a Wiki to Support Your Fantasy Worldbuilding

As a fantasy writer, I am often asked how I keep all the worldbuilding details straight. I have a lot after all: multiple constructed languages, maps, races, countries, social customs… the list goe…

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How to Write a Fight Scene in 11 Steps

How to write a fight scene like the ones in Harry Potter and The Hunger Games

Your Imagination Surprising parent/child activity: create a map of your child's imaginary world. I am in love with this post!Surprising parent/child activity: create a map of your child's imaginary world. I am in love with this post! Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Writing Ideas, Writing Help, Writing Activities, Essay Writing, Create A Map

Map Your Imagination

What better way to nurture kids’ imaginations and sense of adventure (not to mention teach them about geography and cartography) than to encourage them to d

Worldbuilding is the process of creating a fictional world or universe Everything from geography to religion to culture to technology must be considered Fiction Writing, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Writing Ideas, Writing Guide, Writing Worksheets

An Introduction to World-Building — Well-Storied.

If there's anything I've learned as a writer, it's that building a fictional world is easier said than done. When well-developed, a fictional world feels realistic and approachable, even if it contains otherworldly elements such as magic or time travel. But behind the approachable facade lies the blood, sweat, and tears of the world's creator, who hand-crafted everything from its geography, religions, cultures, technologies, political systems, and more. Each of these elements affects…

Quill Pen Writer: Questions to Ask When Creating Fictional Cities // read later Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Workshop, Tv Writing, Writing Guide

Questions to Ask When Creating Fictional Cities

It's no secret I am a wild fan of world-building. Creating worlds that I can mold with my hands and mind is one of my favourite parts o...

Things I wish I knew about worldbuilding when I started writing. Writing tips. Fiction Writing, Writing Quotes, Writing Advice, Start Writing, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Writing Ideas

Things I wish I knew about worldbuilding when I started writing

Things I wish I knew about worldbuilding when I started writing

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Writing a fantasy novel? Check out these 5 Elements of Fantasy World Building. Fiction Writing, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Start Writing, Writing Fantasy, Fantasy Fiction

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Your Imagination Surprising parent/child activity: create a map of your child's imaginary world. I am in love with this post!Surprising parent/child activity: create a map of your child's imaginary world. I am in love with this post! Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Writing Ideas, Writing Help, Writing Activities, Essay Writing, Create A Map

Map Your Imagination

What better way to nurture kids’ imaginations and sense of adventure (not to mention teach them about geography and cartography) than to encourage them to d

Creative writing tips for fiction authors.Georgie Lee - Writing to the Sound of Legos Clacking: How to Do Research for a Novel Writer Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Words, Fiction Writing, Writing Process, Writing Quotes, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills

How to Do Research for a Novel

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A Writer's List of Mythical Creatures and Beings writers fantasy writing Book Writing Tips, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Ideas, Writing Lists, Dissertation Writing, Reading Lists, Mythical Creatures List

A Writer’s List of Mythical Creatures and Beings

Whether you’re looking for benevolent supernatural beings or demonic beasts, this list of magical creatures from A to Z is a good place to start. It includes both humanoid mythological creatu…

12 Ways to Make Better Creatures for Fantasy & Sci-Fi by muriel Writing Genres, Writing Characters, Fiction Writing, Writing Quotes, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Story Prompts

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to Draw Coastlines on a Fantasy Map Quick tutorial on coastlines. It's easy to stop at step but with only a little extra work you can get something that looks really good.Quick tutorial on coastlines. It's easy to stop at step but with only a little Character Inspiration Fantasy, Writing Inspiration, Drawing Tips, Drawing Reference, Sea Drawing, Fantasy Warrior, Fantasy Art, Fantasy World Map, Fantasy Names

How to Draw Coastlines on a Fantasy Map - Fantastic Maps

I’ve realised I have a particular workflow for drawing coastlines in my maps. Here’s a quick walkthrough. Each step is done on a new layer in photoshop, and I use a 5px hard round brush in each case with size set to pressure. However, all of these steps can be done in Gimp – or … Continue reading "How to Draw Coastlines on a Fantasy Map"