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Do You Fight the Urge to Edit Right Away?

Editing Fantasy Sci-fi author Shana Scott

Editing before the project is finished can sometimes stop a writer from moving forward. This technique could help fight the urge to edit right away.

Doctor Who: A Season of Change

Doctor Who Thirteenth Doctor

Doctor Who’s new season came with a lot of changes, but overall it showcases the Doctor at her best: helping people.

Fictional Anthropology

Culture - Fantasy and Sci-fi

Viewing world building as fictional anthropology is a great way to ensure your world is complex, realistic, and unique, without falling prey to genre tropes.

What Kind of Writer Are You?

Writer - science fiction fantasy author

Understanding your own writing is a step every author has to take. It tells you not only what you write, but why you write it.

Aphantasia: How Do You See Your World?

Aphantasia light blub

Can you imagine a beach? Aphantasia is the inability to visualize images in your mind. This would seem to be a problem for writers, but is it?

Horizon Zero Dawn: Two Worlds in One Game

Horizon Zero Dawn Aloy

Horizon Zero Dawn manages to not only create two entirely different worlds but also weave it beautifully into the storytelling.