Odds - Just what are the
chances of things happening in
- Just what is normal in your
world - and just what is normal,
March - History is happening
as you write, not just when you
build your world.
Darwin, History - Avoid the
three biggest excuses in writing
Earths - Alternate Earths
require subtelty they don't
and Terminology - Beware
Technobabble! A look at how
characters refer to technology.
your World - Just because you
built it doesn't mean readers
will understand it.
God - A great way to make
your work less than divine.
Words - There's more to
communications than just things
your characters say.
- You may have a world, but
writing about it the wrong way
can negatively affect your
Drought - Your readers need
to know what's going on - don't
- Aslan Meets His Match:
Theme versus Setting - A look at the idea of
new Narnia chapters, and what it
can tell us about worlds and
- Dark Mary Sue - There's something
worse than a heroic Mary Sue - a
Mary Sue villain.
- The Realism Factor - Reality is a
two-sided process - or is it one?
- Apocalypse How - It's the end of the
world, and amrageddon is a lot of
In Closing - Way With Worlds
draws to an end.