The recent magic articles on Sanderson’s First and Second law has brought up a number of interesting discussions about internal-consistency and learning how to bend the rules we have created as writers without losing the trust or acceptance of our readers. When you bend your own rules in an acceptable way cool things can happen […]
I had written an article about magic to go out this week however when Jeno told me about this online course from NASA and The Arizona State University I quickly swapped the publishing calendar as it’s too good to miss. What is The Habitable Worlds Project? It’s an online course run by the Arizona State […]
The World Builders Guild has opened up a "Writers Corner" on DeviantART and so I'm inviting you to submit articles about your own world to this new gallery. If you're a novelist or story writer then this is not the place for your stories. However, we'd love to learn more about the world behind your […]
This weeks article is a collection of world building articles from other authors. I've been reading (or watching) these articles during the past month or so and thought they would be of interest and use to you all.
Quidditch should be made an Olympic Sport. As we all know Harry Potter is the biggest story franchise of all time. However what you may not know is that the famous wizard sport is also fastly becoming a popular sport for muggles. Come Rio 2016 it would be amazing to see such a new sport […]