Tag: epic fantasy

Worldbuilding Wednesday – And Then There Was War

The battles that are described in this post takes place before the first book in the series of The Ruon Chronicles starts.

Worldbuilding Wednesday — Worldbuilding the Ruon Chronicles Series

Author David Farland, in one of his writing emails (sign up here) notes the following elements that make up a successful series when it comes to story: Have a persistent world and persistent characters Don’t change the settings too much Have a persistent conflict… Continue Reading “Worldbuilding Wednesday — Worldbuilding the Ruon Chronicles Series”

NaNoWriMo 2019 Update and Other Stories!

It’s almost the fifteenth of the month! And I am not even a quarter of the way through The Knowledge Stones. Oops. This happened mostly because I’m figuring out exactly what to put where in the first few chapters that is now completely new.… Continue Reading “NaNoWriMo 2019 Update and Other Stories!”

May Update: Worldbuilding, a Ghost Story and Tinnitus

Worldbuilding The Ruon Chronicles I’m really enjoying returning to the beginning of the world of Airtha-Eyrassa to make sure that everything for The Ruon Chronicles slots into each other perfectly. It’s also forcing me to make sure that the magic systems, etc. are working… Continue Reading “May Update: Worldbuilding, a Ghost Story and Tinnitus”

Worldbuilding Airtha-Eyrassa: Knowledge Stones, Part 2

Suddenly pieces that had either been glaring plot holes or which I’d thought of just abandoning fell into place.

Worldbuilding Wednesday – The World of Airtha-Eyrassa: The Knowledge Stones

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Here is some information about the Knowledge Stones which come to play such an integral role in the Ruon Chronicles.

Worldbuilding Wednesday – Creatures of Airtha-Eyrassa (part 1)

Part of the fun of creating your own secondary world, is that you get to populate it with whatever creatures strike your fancy.

Writing Update: August 2017 – Part 2

Writing (and finishing) The Box of Secrets During my week off, I finished part 6 of The Box of Secrets, and made a good dent in part seven (part eight will be the final instalment). I have also had to do quite a bit… Continue Reading “Writing Update: August 2017 – Part 2”

Writing Update – Paragraph Planet & The Box of Secrets

I don’t have that much of a writing update this week as I mostly worked on Box of Secrets, but I did have a little something published and was nominated for a Liebster blog award as well. Paragraph Planet “She watched from the bed”,… Continue Reading “Writing Update – Paragraph Planet & The Box of Secrets”

Camp NaNoWriMo – The Box of Secrets: Writing Update & Characters

I’m really enjoying writing part 2 of The Box of Secrets (which will be March’s Patreon fiction), and it does seem as if it is going to be quite a long piece – about 7K words.