Worldbuilding As A Planner

Worldbuilding As A Planner

The 3 Types Of Worldbuilders: Planners Last week, I published a blog on worldbuilding that introduced the 3 types of worldbuilders: Planners, Storytellers, and Creators. Once you know what type of worldbuilder you are, it’s easier to know what to do or avoid when...
The 3 Types Of Worldbuilders

The 3 Types Of Worldbuilders

What is worldbuilding? What is the first thing that comes to mind when I say “worldbuilding”? Maybe it’s a world, or a single location where a story takes place. Perhaps it’s the small details that seem to bring a story world to life, or the large ones that appear to...
Story Worlds: The Beginning Of An Adventure

Story Worlds: The Beginning Of An Adventure

Why Do We Love Stories? Do you love stories? I certainly do. When I was a little girl, my mother read all sorts of things to me. Fairytales, fables, mysteries… I loved it all!  And that inspired my love for reading, and eventually, storytelling. What is it about...
Flash Fiction & Following Your Dreams

Flash Fiction & Following Your Dreams

Following Your Dreams Have you ever been told to follow your dreams? It’s a nice sentiment, but what if following your dreams leads you off-track and straight off a cliff? I’m not saying that having dreams and wanting to pursue them is a bad idea—in fact, I’d say it’s...
4 Ways to NOT Finish Writing Your Story

4 Ways to NOT Finish Writing Your Story

A Writer’s Weakness In last week’s blog, I mentioned that I had a lot of trouble finishing projects—especially when it came to writing books. I’d be writing a story when suddenly, a shiny new idea came strolling along and I’d go after it like a cat chasing after...