Jordan & Kori from Coffee, Book, & Candle guide readers on how to incorporate carnivalcore aesthetic into their writing.
Mundane utility is the everyday, mundane use of supernatural abilities. Here are five of these awesome powers, with ideas on how your characters might use these powers in their everyday lives.
As a writer of spec fic, part of worldbuilding is balancing the incredible abilities featured in your world. Whether they be superpowers, magic, or some other supernatural phenomenon, here are five powers that could become a deus ex machina if you’re not careful.
From bleak to whimsical, here are some tones to consider when writing your horror story!
Doing this again, friends, but we’re flipping the genre! Here are 8 sci-fi story plot ideas that don’t involve space.
Sci-fi and fantasy author Kristen Brand guides us through how to create an urban fantasy city!
Common pitfalls that fiction writers make, covering everything from worldbuilding to characters to plot, and how to avoid these mistakes.
Love is in the air! Here are four fantasy romance ideas to get your brain meat cookin’.
How to get away with an awesomely powerful protagonist!
Author Des M. Astor takes on a journey exploring the wondrous magical animals that make the best steeds and battle beasts!
We’re doing this again, but this time we’re switching it up and bringing you 5 fantasy cliches you don’t have to avoid like the plague.
Looking to write a new story, but not sure where to start? Here are 7 (more) unusual setting ideas to get the brain juices flowing!
“Show don’t tell” is advice writers get all the time. But how we do we do that? Easy: think through the five senses!
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!