Tag: Sci-Fi

Discovering Your World: Technology and Magic

Discovering Your World: Technology and Magic

You have a world, you have people to inhabit your world, and you know how the world affects the people. Now you get to find out what capabilities those people have through technology and/or magic in their day-to-day lives. Continue reading “Discovering Your World: Technology and Magic”

Discovering Your World: Developing Fantasy Races

Discovering Your World: Developing Fantasy Races

When you think “fantasy races,” chances are you think elves and dwarves, but they’ve been done so much. (Says the author who has elves in almost every one of her fantasy worlds… *cough*) How do we break away from these generic races? How do we come up with something unique and original? That’s what we’re going to explore today. Continue reading “Discovering Your World: Developing Fantasy Races”

Book Review: Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve

Book Review: Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve

I finished Mortal Engines three weeks ago, but between procrastination and sleep deprivation and more procrastination I didn’t get past the basic outline of this review. So. Today I’m gonna fix that. But, fair warning, this review might not be as orderly as most because I don’t remember details well and I forget books annoyingly fast.

Overall rating: 3 stars

So first off, I’d just like to ask WHY Continue reading “Book Review: Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve”

Character Interview: Dagmar Karlyle & Kreel Maykis

Dagmar is the second POV character in Unstoppable, written by Allie from Of Rainy Days and Stardust Veins. She’s temperamental, cynical, and has elemental powers. Kreel is one of the supporting characters. He’s protective, a good leader, and has super speed. Enjoy their interview! Continue reading “Character Interview: Dagmar Karlyle & Kreel Maykis”

Character Interview: Trey Rogers & Raegyn Lee

Raegyn is one of the two POV characters in Unstoppable, one of the books I’m working on with Allie. She’s quiet and she has stealth/invisibility powers. Trey is her love interest/boyfriend (obviously). He’s organized, great at planning, sweetly protective, and has telekinesis. Enjoy their interview! Continue reading “Character Interview: Trey Rogers & Raegyn Lee”