World Within A World

World-building is the process of constructing a completely imaginary world. It sounds crazy, like something your senile grandparent would do to escape the youths playing ball games on her wall, but it’s actually really fun and a fundamental factor of any novel (especially fantasy). Whilst some cower before the concept of World-building, paralysed by the […]

My Top 5 Villains in Fiction

For some strange reason, whether it be fiction, film or gaming, I’ve always been drawn to the villainous characters as opposed to the good old heroes. Maybe it’s just their darker sensibilities, the tortured pasts. Villains are just so much cooler than the heroes. So here’s a selection of five of my favourite villains in […]

51 Completely Useless Facts About Myself

I haven’t posted in a while, so I thought I would remind anybody reading this that I’m still here. Here are 51 rather useless facts about me and my life! 1. My name is Lewis/Lew. 2. I’m currently working in a photo shop as an apprentice. 3. I’m 5 foot 5. 4. I have obsessions […]

30 Questions Writing Meme

I’ve taken this from Maggie Madly Writing, I’m sure she won’t mind! 1. Tell us about your favorite writing project/universe that you’ve worked with and why. I’ve created way too many fictional worlds, and half-written way too many stories… but I would have to say that my favourite universe is my current one, Sulrun, a massive […]

Books VS. E-Books

It’s true that a lot less people read now than in times gone by. And many of those that still do are reading hollow tomes such as Fifty Shades of Grey or one of the legion of vampire romance books that have spawned due to the success of Twilight. But still, there are many out there […]