Xlibris Writing Tips| The Sword and Sorcery Genre Pt 2

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris Writing Tips| The Sword and Sorcery Genre Pt 2

 Xlibris Writing Tips with Part 2 of The Sword and Sorcery Genre.   It’s Personal Another key element of Sword and Sorcery stories is the scale. The stakes tend to be smaller in scale while still being important and impactful to the characters and readers. Rarely is the feeling in such stories “if the protagonist […]

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Xlibris Writing Tips| The Sword and Sorcery Genre

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris Writing Tips| The Sword and Sorcery Genre Pt 2

 There are many genres under the umbrella of Fantasy, and every year authors come up with either new genres, new interpretations of genres, or combinations of genres. In this article, Xlibris Writing Tips will discuss a genre that appears to be little discussed at the best of times and denigrated at the worst. We are […]

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Xlibris Writing Tips| Fantasy Pt. 3

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris Writing Tips| Fantasy

 Xlibris Publishing concludes its series on writing in the fantasy genre with this final installment.   Touchstones: When writing in the fantasy genre, there can be a strong temptation to completely leave the real world behind. After all, is not fantasy an escape from the trappings of normalcy? It can be tempting to write whole […]

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