I celebrate when one of my characters appears in my mind’s eye fully formed. However, the reality is that for most of us, this is a rare occurrence. Certain techniques are required to creating … [Read more...] about Creating Compelling Character Traits That Will Hook Your Readers
I’ve been hard at work the past couple of months on getting A New Destiny finished up and ready for release. I’ve cleaned up and completed three chapters and am up to 35,000 words on the way to 90,000 … [Read more...] about Four Easy Steps to Create a Character That is Compelling
I used to devour Science Fiction as a kid. At some point I started to believe the lie that it was a waste of my time and totally against all I was supposed to believe. I’ve finally realized that that … [Read more...] about What Is The New Legacy Science Fiction Book Series About?
Last week I shared 10 important questions writers should ask themselves when creating Science Fiction worlds. As I said before, world-building is one of the most important gears in the machine that is … [Read more...] about Creating Science Fiction Worlds Part II: 10 More Questions
Creating Science Fiction Worlds is one of the most important gears in the machine that is Science Fiction writing. World-Building is the art of convincing a reader that a fictitious place exists. Your … [Read more...] about Creating Science Fiction Worlds: 10 Important Questions
If you are an author, blogger, or any kind of writer for that matter, I’m sure you’ve wanted to write something in your work that might be considered controversial, off-kilter or even downright … [Read more...] about Take the Leap, Don’t Hold Back Your Writing