In my novel Everscape, I needed the planet of Embra to feel real, vibrant, and fresh enough that it could stand apart from Earth and still be a place you would want to escape to. Here are my top ten tips for creating a fictional planet that feels real for the reader.
So you want to tell your story? We’ve all got one inside us! But you want to tell it and you want to get it out there, perhaps make some money on the side? Awesome! Let’s discuss.
Why are some popular books looked down on for their literary value, even when they make lots of money and garner incredible amounts of attention?
Fiction or non fiction? Drama or comedy? People come from all walks of life. Experiences vary and your interpretation will determine the book you wish to portray.
A Mary Sue is a perfect gal. She’s also a bit boring to say the least. Sorry, Mary! But let’s explore why this is and how we can avoid you, or better yet, make you a little more interesting.
Are you curious as to whether your self-published book will be snapped up by a literary agent or publisher? Let’s explore the reality.
How to Start a Bookstagram. Want to show off your photos? Have a love of books? Want to start a conversation? Start a Bokstagram now and meet like-minded individuals who all love books!
How to write a main character’s goal. A super important element to any writer’s journey when creating a novel. Character goals add depth and likability to your protagonist.
I want to write a book but I don’t know what to write about. Totally normal to any aspiring writer or novelist. This article has you covered! Let’s exercise and excavate that brain of yours!
Is writing a book worth the time, money and effort? Lets discuss the dedication required and the worthwhileness of writing a novel in a saturated and difficult to enter market.