Worldbuilding Through Characterization
 

Worldbuilding Through Characterization

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One Way by S. J. Morden
 

One Way

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The Great Con – An Author’s First Fantasy Convention

The Great Con – An Author’s First Fantasy Convention 

This weekend marked a memorable occasion. Not only was it my first book signing, it was also my first sci-fi/fantasy convention – ever. I’ve always wanted to go, and often imagined doing a signing at one. I envisioned droves of teen boys dressed as Star Trek or LOTR characters – harmless, funny, passionate people to […]

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The World of Guy Gavriel Kay

The World of Guy Gavriel Kay 

I am not your typical fantasy reader. I don’t like orcs, trolls, gnomes, goblins or unicorns. I will confess to a weakness for elves, and I enjoy the occasional dragon story, as long as it’s original and well-written. I also don’t care for the latest werewolf-vampire-demon hunter that paradoxically ends up in bed with said […]

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With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility 

Last week I finished up the edits on the third book of my trilogy, and heaved a massive sigh of relief. If I hadn’t written the whole thing at once, without taking a break, I fear post-publication stress would have greatly interfered with the writing of the sequels. While I was shopping book one around […]

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