How long should your chapters be?

Generally, there’s no ideal chapter length. Depending on the length of your novel, you’ll likely have a rough chapter amount in mind. Whether this is 15, 20 or 40 will simply depend on your personal preference. With my novels, especially my fantasy novels, the lowest word count in a single chapter is around 2000 while … Continue reading How long should your chapters be?

World-building in Fantasy

You'll have to spend months, maybe years, world-building in fantasy, so be sure you’re prepared for the amount of time this will covet from your life. For fantasy writers, this tends to be the ultimate challenge- concocting a world entirely from scratch. Before starting, have a story in mind. Is it your intention to write … Continue reading World-building in Fantasy