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Here are 5 Random Fantasy Writing Prompts to Get You Writing

Sometimes, to get the pen ink flowing, you need a good writing prompt or exercise. I don't use them that often, but when I do use them, I always find them to be very helpful in getting me back into that writing mood. Whether you go through these all in one day or you do… Continue reading Here are 5 Random Fantasy Writing Prompts to Get You Writing

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I Won Camp NaNoWriMo!

Today is July 31, 2019, and I finished up my goal of writing 50,000 words for Camp NaNoWriMo with a word count total of 50,462 words. I am not exaggerating when I say I gasped when I saw that I hit my goal. There have been so many times this month where I thought it… Continue reading I Won Camp NaNoWriMo!

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Your World Needs a Map

Any fantasy writer knows that writing cannot begin without world-building. Now, some writers go for the basics like location, food, and language while others go way deeper like the type of garbage disposal the world has. No matter how intricate you are with planning your world, there is a good chance you have an idea… Continue reading Your World Needs a Map

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A Fantasy Realm Tale: An Evening in Mayve

*The following is a transcript of a WHUS Radio FM broadcast aired on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from 1-2 PM along with the music used to accompany the story* AN EVENING IN MAYVE {Legends of Azeroth (Main Title) – Tracy Bush – World of Warcraft} Good afternoon, traveler. You have stepped into a portal here… Continue reading A Fantasy Realm Tale: An Evening in Mayve

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My Journey through the Lands of the Fantasy Genre

“A great fire burns within me, but no one stops to warm themselves at it, and passers-by only see a wisp of smoke." - Vincent van Gogh At the radio station in which I work, my friends and I are building a group to play Dungeons & Dragons. About half of the group has played… Continue reading My Journey through the Lands of the Fantasy Genre

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A Fantasy Realm Tale: The Metropolis of Magic – Behind the Scenes

I did not expect this story to become one of my favorites, and yet it absolutely did. The inspiration behind this story came from the very first track of the playlist (not including the intro music for the show) which was "Winter" by Paul Halley. It's actually from a short film where I heard this… Continue reading A Fantasy Realm Tale: The Metropolis of Magic – Behind the Scenes

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This is Your Invitation to The Fantasy Realm

Good day, traveler. This is your cordial invitation to The Fantasy Realm. I will be your guide, The Sage. As I began my last year of college, I realized I wanted to do something special at the University of Connecticut. Believe me, UConn has given me many incredible opportunities and wonderful memories, but I wanted… Continue reading This is Your Invitation to The Fantasy Realm

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“A Writer’s Life for Me” Tag

I'm starting off the new year with a writer's tag. Why? It's an easy and fun way of laying all of who I am in a single blog post (as best as a 10-question tag can allow). Why this tag? A year ago, I saw Kim Chance's video of this tag, and I always told… Continue reading “A Writer’s Life for Me” Tag