Ajj, now I really want to talk about exposition. I’m a worldbuilding nerd. I write a lot of high fantasy. We all have our own preferences in our reading. Some love rich worldbuilding, some need it to be just enough to support the story. This might influence which subgenres of fantasy one might read, but… Read More Building Worlds: Exposition & infodumps
So I’d been struggling with infrastructure in my current setting for a while now. How characters get from point A to B isn’t always important and honestly, often times it can work best to leave most of the details out because they don’t matter. But sometimes they do. Sometimes I just don’t know yet, because… Read More Building Worlds: A brief look at infrastructure
I’ve been working on my worldbuilding for the same world for a couple of years now. It evolved from another WIP I never finished and ended up shelving after trying to rewrite it several times. I just wasn’t ready for it I think, but because of it, I do have this universe now. I have… Read More Some tips on worldbuilding
Okay, so I usually stay away from general writing advice stuff, but sometimes I can’t help but just… share a different point of view. It’s always about context and perception. I’m talking about the “write what you know” advice. I always see people interpret it like it doesn’t allow you to explore and research matters… Read More Writing Advice: what do people mean with “Write What You Know”?