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How to Create a Believable World for Your Fiction Characters

A lot goes into creating a fantasy world — or a world for any story, regardless of genre.  Every world needs its own distinct feel, whether it’s a microcosm of the one we already know, a distant past, a far-out future or a magical alternate world altogether. From Middle-earth, to Tatooine, to the scandalous world […]

6 Creative Ways to Name Your Fiction Characters

When you start writing your story, how long does it take you to come up with character names? Choosing the perfect name for your protagonist and antagonist can take ages, especially when you’re not sure how to start. I’ve been there. After wasting days staring at a blank computer screen, attempting to come up with […]