Hi all, The other day I read a post by the lovely Breeny's Books and I had to do it because it sounded like fun. 😊 So today, I'm going to indulge my narcissism and tell you all a bit about myself. Vital Stats Name: Abigail Nickname: None, unless you count Gail, which is more of … Continue reading Get to Know Me Tag
Hi all, Last post I talked about world-building in general, and I got to thinking of one part of world-building in fantasy that I love. In high fantasy, it's common to find a map in the front of the book to use as a reference for when you inevitably get lost in the world. Many … Continue reading Writing Tips – Making a High Fantasy Map with Rice
Hi all, A big part of the sci-fi and fantasy genre is the world that the creator makes - sprawling kingdoms filled with magic or galaxies crawling with floating ports and space pirates. It can get a bit overwhelming. I mean, create a whole world in your head? Besides being a bit odd, it's a … Continue reading Writing tips – World Building
Hi all, I am a proud Slytherin, and while most people in the Potterhead community have come to accept Slytherins for their suave albeit sometimes crooked ways, I still come across people who look at me and deadpan, "But Slytherin is..." Please, don't say it, do not - "...Evil." *sigh* So today I'm compiling all … Continue reading IN DEFENSE OF SLYTHERIN.
Hi all, It's been a while since I've given a proper writing update. I've been trying to figure out how best to go about it, without giving away content details. So I thought I'd do a little reflecting on the last month. I started my new current work in progress on the 24th of May, … Continue reading Writing Update – A Month in Review.
Hi all, With summer on the horizon and vacations brimming in our calendars, I thought I'd give a few recommendation on books that I think would be good to bring on your summer trips. Or, I suppose, whenever you're going to be traveling, no matter the time of year. And yes, this post is inspired … Continue reading Recommending Books to Travel With.
Hi all, I thought I'd pop in to let you all know that I am leaving for summer camp next week. As such, I will have neither my laptop nor access to wifi, so if I'm inactive or don't respond to any comments, that's why. I've been writing posts to schedule for the days I'm … Continue reading Announcement Post – Deserting the Internet for a Week.