A Tutorial on Creative Mechanics

What makes your world tick? You think you have a never before seen concept, a piece of equipment, a vehicle or magical construct of your own design.  What makes it stand out to the reader from many other creations? How does it work? These are a few of the questions I always ask myself when […]

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Creative writing: using imagination for name creation

Part 1 in the series ‘ enhancing your creative writing talent ’. By Melissa A Joy, fantasy writer and Blackheath Dawn consultant writer. Have you ever wondered about the meaning of names? Do any characters you’ve read about live up to the names they are given, and do their names suit them? And does the same go for […]

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