Three ways to create characters that encourage the creation of multiple characters with few or no overlapping traits.
Chess is a story as well as a game. This article shows parallels between stages of story plots and stages of chess games.
A writing prompt that uses an accidental antagonist.
Chess is a story as well as a game. This article looks at parallels between story people and chess pieces.
…But structure, when used simply as a shortcut can become a lock on our creativity…
The past two weeks, I have been reading articles on holistic approaches to psychology, martial arts, lifestyle, and medicine. So of course I decided to explore what people said about holistic writing on blogs, Facebook, LinkedIn, and the web in general. I found near silence. So I decided to tackle the idea myself. Holistic comes […]
Magic-using races can only use the magic aligned with their god(s). The gods are either Ordered, Chaotic, or Wild. Humans are unique in that they generate both Ordered and Destructive magic but can only use Ordered magic unless they have been Tainted. Then they can use Destructive magic. I’m not sure yet if a Tainted […]