How do you World-Build?
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How do you World-Build?

Worldbuilding (which I’ve also seen written as ‘world-building’ and ‘world building’) is the process of creating an alternate world that is believable, agile to the needs of the plot and characters, and authentic. It is present in most fiction but takes pride of place in fantasy and sci-fi. Through my Indie reading, I’ve discovered several … Continue reading

Say Hello to Lori and her Wonderful, “Trouble by Any Other Name” (What a title)
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Say Hello to Lori and her Wonderful, “Trouble by Any Other Name” (What a title)

I’m excited to be hosting Lori MacLaughlin and her newest book, Trouble by Any Other Name (May 2016)–the sequel to Lady, Thy Name Is Trouble. This is the second in a planned series and by all accounts, a great addition to the story. Here’s a summary: Tara Triannon is no stranger to trouble. She’s yet to … Continue reading

10 Hits and Misses for 2015
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10 Hits and Misses for 2015

Since I started this blog six-and-a-half years ago, I’ve had almost 1.2 million visitors, 3300 on my busiest day, with over 14,000 comments on the 1,238 articles I’ve written on every facet of writing. I have several columns: writer’s tips (sign up by clicking here) book reviews (Fridays) tech tips for writers (occasional) In between, I write what’s … Continue reading