When a valuable copy of the Necronomicon vanishes from the annual Zombie Convention, it’s up to private eye Aria Peaseblossom to locate the missing tome.
Maybe everything is a quest. Hell, I don’t know. But I’m here to gift you beloved noodles with some fantasy plot ideas that are not the traditional “journey to find something and stop the bad guy” quest.
Freelance writer and author Dominic provides five tips for writing non-binary and other non-cis characters.
What are some ways to subvert The Chosen One trope in a way that will keep your readers guessing?
When you think of different mythical creatures and monsters, what do they sound like? Here are five great animals that make sounds you could apply to the mythical beings in your world!
A list of urban legends that would make excellent horror movie monsters!
I want to help you blessed writers find new ways to destroy the world. Hey, what’s a good story without some world-ending conflict?
Characters should be motivated by something. But what are some bad or overdone character motivations?
I have too much time on my hands and I love ASMR book tapping videos, so I decided to make a post that’s just about how nice books feel, sound, and smell.
Inspiration in worldbuilding is great; caricatures are not.
Hey, they’re used often for a reason, right? Here are some scifi cliches we shouldn’t be avoiding.
Aw shit, here we go again.
What are some other good questions to ask when you get to the city building part of the worldbuilding process?
The Core City Bureau of Intelligence wants to make sure you’re staying safe. Watch this PSA on Hexxers.
We see lots of cool jobs in fantasy and sci-fi. But what are some jobs that don’t appear as much?
Sometimes we need a little help brainstorming when we write. Here is a list of generators meant to help you break out of that writing slump!
Looking for ideas for a new story? Here are some unusual settings to consider writing about!
What are some things you should keep in mind when creating a fictional city?
These mythical creatures tend to be friendly. Let’s change that!
We saw lots of cool superpowers/magic abilities in media, but what about the many forgotten ones with lots of potential?
Master magician Oscar Ambrose is here to gift aspiring magician with a guide to making and enchanting your very own magic mirror!
A rant by an author on the tendency for books to have very, very long, run-on paragraphs.