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Harnessing the Power of Nature: Elemental Magic Systems in Fantasy

Harnessing the Power of Nature: Elemental Magic Systems in Fantasy

Learn about elemental magic systems and their use of the four elements: Earth, Water, Air, and Fire.

Understanding the Inciting Incident: A Spark That Begins Every Great Story

Understanding the Inciting Incident: A Spark That Begins Every Great Story

Learn the role of an inciting incident by exploring examples from popular fiction.

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Embrace the Chaos: The Pantser's Guide to Spontaneous Writing

Embrace the Chaos: The Pantser's Guide to Spontaneous Writing

Learn how to write a novel without an outline with the Pantser approach.

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What is Purple Prose?

What is Purple Prose?

Learn to identify Purple Prose, its advantages and disadvantages, and why it's a common issue for beginner writers.

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3 Common Types of Fantasy Characters and How to Subvert Them

3 Common Types of Fantasy Characters and How to Subvert Them

Explore 3 common types of characters in Fantasy fiction and how to subvert them.

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How I Built an AI Fantasy Name Generator

How I Built an AI Fantasy Name Generator

Find out how I built an AI-powered Fantasy name generator.

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Book Review: The Little Book of Ikigai by Ken Mogi

Book Review: The Little Book of Ikigai by Ken Mogi

A book review on The Little Book of Ikigai by Ken Mogi.

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Hard vs Soft Magic Systems: An Exploration of Sanderson's Laws of Magic

Hard vs Soft Magic Systems: An Exploration of Sanderson's Laws of Magic

Learn the difference between Hard and Soft magic systems and Sanderson's Laws of magic.

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How to Write Dialogue in a Story

How to Write Dialogue in a Story

Learn how to write dialogue in a story.

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Best Stoicism Books

Best Stoicism Books

Explore the best books on Stoicism and learn the key principles behind the philosophy.

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