The Idea Graveyard (or…why you lose your idea)

The Idea Graveyard (or…why you lose your idea)

In my desk drawer and in a file folder lies a page of ideas. Half started stories, chapters to books, picture books, concept art. On my computer, there is a similar file folder of notes and text docs, all having work of all lengths within them but also not being...
A Beginner’s Guide to starting your Novel

A Beginner’s Guide to starting your Novel

Part 2: Know thyself So you’ve covered your bases. You’ve written out a good chunk of the ‘need to know’ for your story. And I can hear some of you whining now. “Do I have to?” No, you don’t. I’m not forcing you. What I am telling you is that the majority of writers...
Crafting the Unseen Chronicles: Part 1

Crafting the Unseen Chronicles: Part 1

Crafting the Unseen Part 1 I’ve been asked recently about my Unseen Chronicles, a series of books debuting as fantasy/dark fantasy in the style of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and the Oz series. Mostly about the origins of the concept and the world itself. I...
Stacie Hanson