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Tag Archives: science fiction
Deserted Island Books – Part 2
by Fae Rowen Long, long ago Laura Drake wrote about the ten (or so) books she would want for “entertainment purposes” on a deserted island. You can read it here. I loved the idea of trying to narrow my selection to only … Continue reading
Posted in Books We Love Tagged A Rough Guide to the World, Amanda Quick, books on a deserted island, C.J. Cherryh, Chapterhouse Dune, Dan Brown, Diana Gabaldon, Digital Fortress, Dorsai!, Downbelow Station, Fae Rowen, Foundation, Frank Herbert, Gordon Dickson, Isaac Asimov, Jayne Ann Krentz, Johanna Lindsey, keeper books, Laura Drake, Make the Most of Your Time on Earth, Mistress, Outlander, Regency romance, River God, Robert Heinlein, romance, science fiction, Stranger in a Strange Land, techno thriller, travel, Warrior's Woman, Wilbur Smith, Writers in the Storm 31 Comments
World Building-Part 2: Social and Cultural Aspects
by Fae Rowen As exciting as it is to create a physical setting, my favorite part of world building is the cultural aspect. Out of the world’s culture comes the social customs, which can really show life on the planet. … Continue reading
Posted in Craft Tagged Amanda Quick, Building a culture, Building a Society, C.J. Cherryh, Cleopatra, Elizabeth Craig, Elizabeth Spann Craig, Fae Rowen, George Lucas, Harry Potter, Hogwart's, J.K. Rowling, Jack Whyte, Jayne Ann Krentz, Julius Ceasar, Mystery Writing is Murder, Riley Adams, Rules for World Building, science fiction, show don't tell, Star Wars, Star Wars Prequels, tricks to show don't tell, WKB, World Building, Writer's Knowledge Base, Writers in the Storm, writing, Writing Craft 13 Comments