Xlibris Writing Tips| Fantasy Pt. 3

by Thomas McKinley

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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Xlibris Writing Tips| Fantasy Pt. 2

by Thomas McKinley

Xlibris Writing Tips| Fantasy

Xlibris Publishing returns to share some advice and tips on writing in the Fantasy Genre.   Think Outside Box: while Tolkien popularized the images of graceful elves, unyielding dwarves, and flawed but valiant humans, do not be afraid to reinterpret classic fantasy ideas or even use whole new ideas. Do not be afraid to depict […]

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Xlibris Writing Tips| Fantasy

by Thomas McKinley

Xlibris Writing Tips| Fantasy

Following the release of the Lord of the Rings film trilogy and the Harry Potter book series, the fantasy genre has enjoyed a resurgence of popularity and interest. Fantasy has a rich history in literature, going back to J.R.R. Tolkien and beyond, to the present day onwards. It is a genre open to an unlimited […]

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Xlibris Author Albert Dimitri Weds Artwork and Writing

by Thomas McKinley

There are different strokes of pen for different writers. Xlibris has always catered to authors of varied literary interests and intent. Author Albert Dimitri, also fondly known as Dimitri Kasongo, has merged his love of writing with his original vocation: art. Although he was born in Belgium, he grew up in Congo then moved to […]

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