How to Write Someoneā€™s New Favorite Character

How do you create a character some is obsessed with? You see it in movies, tv, and anime all the time. If you’ve ever been to a anime/comic con then you’ll know how obsessed people can get over characters they are passionate about. So what is that one thing that lovable characters have in common?…

Unique Gifts For Fiction Writers (and 10 best books on writing)

So you’ve made friends with the ever illusive introverted fiction writer. As it gets ever closer to Christmas we need to start thinking about what the best gifts would be. Here are some ideas and places to get started. 1. Etsy Customisable Artists love supporting other artists, that’s why Etsy is the first one I’ll…

The only tip you need to actually finish the draft of your novel.

So I’ve written about six novel-length manuscripts averaging about 80,000 words and started around 23 different projects in my lifetime. So what was the difference between the ones that were completed and the ones that were abandoned? This one change to my writing style did it all for me. Every novel I’ve started to write…

How to Write Transgender Characters (4 questions to ask yourself)

Writing transgender characters is the same as writing normal characters just with a few extra thinking points. 1. How far along in the transition is this person? You might think that having your character come out to their parents, get kicked out of the house and then pass enough to be taken in by someone…

What is the Plot of the Story of YOUR Life?

Why leave anything to chance? I think you can shape the plot of your life and completely plan it out. If you want to know how read on. This is the notepad I use in this post but it is not required:Ā Accomplish Knock Knock Pad Stop for a moment and write down things that you…

I Don’t Want to Be Me Remedy!

So I hadĀ a quarter lifeĀ crises. I didn’t want to be who I was. If you want to wake up and be someone new tomorrow well… I can tell you what I did. 1.Ā Start by making a list of people you want to be like I wrote down my favorite characters from TV, anime, games, movies…

Create Your Mantra Catchphrase

I started saying “Everything always works out for me” when I was in middle school. I realizedĀ that no matter what I did time would keep on passing.Ā  And becauseĀ I was still alive everything must be working out for me. I wasn’t paralyzed, I was recovering from my dyslexia, I had a wonderful family and even…

The Most Amazing Fictional Worlds

Zootopia One of my absolute favorite movies, Zootopia showcases a beautiful world not too different from our own. The main city is made up of differentĀ sections with the creators had to put a lot of thought into. The animation is spectacular. Overall it’s a much watch film for world building alone. Avatar This is one…

My Top 5 Youtubers and What They Can Teach Us About Telling Stories

My favorite social media is Youtube by far so it tends to influence the way I write. These are my favorite storytellers on youtube. I left their links so please check them out and support them! Super Carlin Brothers Ben and J explain ideas like everything is a huge plot twist and it’s charming. They…