Xlibris Writing Tips| J.R.R. Tolkien- The Lord of Fantasy

by Ian Smith

Xlibris Writing Tips| J.R.R. Tolkien- The Lord of Fantasy

It cannot be understated, the role some writers and authors have in shaping entire genres as we know and read them today. In the case of fantasy, much of what we recognize, for good or for ill, is owed to J.R.R. Tolkien, author of The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit and other works. Other […]

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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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