Myths, gods, creation stories... they are an important element in fantasy, yet not all stories need to explore these things. If you're going the Tolkien route though, you can be sure you have to figure these things out! But don't grieve, for I'm here to help you with your journey! So go, take a cup … Continue reading Myths and Gods. How to write about the creation of the world. How to worldbuild #2
Nations are important to a fantasy setting. The conflict between different empires and kingdoms can give the story a vast scale, while also providing challenges for the protagonists...
Hello, my dear reader! Today, I'd like to share a couple of things about my actual working process and how I turn my ideas to fully fleshed out worlds! This is the first drawn map of my fictional world "Jalten" For me, it all starts with a theme or a overall morale of the story. … Continue reading Way of the worldbuilder
Mental health is an interesting subject. The power of the mind is almost limitless and the effect it can have on one's life is staggering! I know many people who have fallen into the dark side of the mind, where their lives are ruled by depression and other deep issues. I have also suffered from … Continue reading Mental Health And Fantasy