It’s time for a confession: I’ve been writing other books. Books that aren’t fantasy novels. Books that aren’t even novels. Books that might have something… Read More »What I Do When I’m Not Writing Epic Faerie Fantasy
The Writing Process
Dear Arvel, No doubt you’re wondering why you don’t exist (insomuch as any fictional character can be said to exist). After all, you were a… Read More »An Open Letter to Arvel, A Deleted Character
I’m just one or two short chapters from the end of the first draft. After seven months and 150,000 words I honestly wondered if this… Read More »5 Things To Do When The First Draft Is Finished
I was speaking to a friend the other day who was unhappy about the way his plot outline was coming. He said his ideas were… Read More »Which Comes First: World-Building or Plot?