While it may seem that all you need to successfully write science fiction or fantasy stories is a good imagination, doing so well is actually a fair bit more complicated.
Luckily How to Start Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy: Bringing Fantastical Ideas to Life has everything you need to take the science fiction or fantasy idea you have had floating around in your head for years and flesh it out enough for it to become a full-fledged story.
Building a believable imaginary world can be difficult, but How to Start Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy breaks it down into a number of simple steps which even includes suggested exercises to help you know if your idea is worth taking the time to pursue further. It also offers plenty of ways to logically extrapolate on a great idea and turn it into a living breathing world that readers can enjoy for years to come. Finally, it includes a look at the best ways to write about fantastical elements in a realistic, believable manner. What are you waiting for? You know you have the idea for the next big thing, do yourself a favour and start working on it today.
Inside you will find
- The five questions you should ask of every idea to ensure it is worth taking the time to pursue.
- The best way to ensure your technological or magical systems follow a believable set of rules.
- Why creating a complete history is crucial to creating believable details.
- One surefire tip for successfully describing the indescribable.
- And more…