Magic System Journal Post #4

Creating the magic system for the Three Realms has been a long and rambling process, but at the end of all the iterating I landed on a concept that I think works really well.  There are a tremendous number of resources out there for how to create magic systems, nearly endless articles and discussions andContinue reading “Magic System Journal Post #4”

Character & Theme Journal Post #3

This time I wanted to talk about Theme and Characters, and how I did all of the work for both of them entirely backwards.   Characters are really what make a story work, an interesting plot and setting are elevated by interesting characters.  It’s not impossible to have a good story without strong characters, butContinue reading “Character & Theme Journal Post #3”