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World Building Pt. 1 – Ideas

Creating a world, especially creating one for use in my writing, does not happen in a vaccuum. There’s a reason I’m creating this world and there’s likely something specific I want the world to accomplish. That’s my starting point. The … Continue reading

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World Building

Easily one of my favourite parts about writing speculative fiction is world building. And I’m not talking about “setting,” though of course the two are connected. I’m talking about the development of the entire background reality that the story takes … Continue reading

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The Planning Stage

Having finished the second draft of The Nexus and being in the process of sending it to friends and colleagues to workshop for me, it’s time for me to set that novel aside for the moment. In fact, I’ve already … Continue reading

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