While some of you have already been following the works of author Sara C. Roethle, others have been long-time fans. For those who have read Sara's Xoe Meyers series, you're in for an extra treat. Last year we shared several chapters from Sara's exclusively online serial, Minor Magics: The Demon Code. Since it's been a few months … Continue reading Minor Magics Serial with Sara C. Roethle!
A lot of people think that writing a good story is about nailing the plot. (I was this way when I first started out.) While plot is important, it’s only one piece of the puzzle. Equally important to plot is your casts’ character development, or what some call the characters’ emotional development. What is emotional … Continue reading Writing Hacks: Developing Your Characters’ Emotional Arcs
What is flash fiction? It’s an itty bitty story, generally under 1,000 words or 3 printed pages. You might be thinking ‘How on earth can I cram a full story into less than three pages?’ Very easily, actually! I was terrified of writing short fiction before I decided to give it a shot. As fantasy writers, … Continue reading Friday Flash Fiction with K.D. Jones