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What to Research When Writing Fantasy

The sages say that if you don’t take change by the hand, it will take you by the neck. That is even truer in the digital world. As you must have noted already,

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I always have trouble thinking of jobs for my characters... which would explain why right now my protagonist is unemployed...<<< Same here! I made mine emotionally unstable just so she could remain jobless, and I ended up changing the plot.

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Ten Fantasy Clichés and Ideas to Change Them

There are plenty fantasy books now, but I’ve noticed some of the same clichés running through most of them. So today, I wanted to discuss a few of these clichés and suggestions for how writers coul...

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A Guide to Fantasy and Fairy Tale Fiction for Self-Published Authors

Get this quick and easy guide that goes through 10 things to do and not to do when writing in the fantasy and fairy tale genres. If you've been itching to start your next novel in either of these genres, but don't know where to start--consider this your starting point! Download the guide by clicking over to the blog post and then clicking the link within the post!

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The Rules of Magic, According to the Greatest Fantasy Sagas of All Time - Interesting Resource

The Rules of Magic, According to the Greatest Fantasy Sagas of All Time

The Rules of Magic, According to the Greatest Fantasy Sagas of All Time - Interesting Resource

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If you are a fantasy writer, or just love reading fairy tales and fantasies, I think knowing the parts of a castle is important. Important from a historical perspective too!

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Overly simplistic, but accurate enough. We are SUPPOSED to be a Republic. We are now a mixture of a few, such as Communism & Tyranny. DEFINITELY not a Republic any longer. We still can take it back!

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Kristen Kieffer is the creative-writing coach behind She’s Novel, where she helps writers craft novels that will endear readers, excite publishers, and launch their writing careers. Her latest creation, The Pre-Write Project, is an epic workbook designed to help writers prep their next novel in just five days flat. Kristen loves coffee, geeking out over …

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Unlimited List Building: 6 Sources for New Subscribers

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