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Episode 143: Writing Seasons & Weather to Immerse Your Readers

In this week's episode, Angeline, Holly & Julia discuss including the seasons and weather in your books. The discussion covers: Why weather is importantSetting the mood and immersing the readerDeepen your worldbuilding by considering climateUsing weather to create conflictWriting seasonal books and marketing them year roundThe dos and don'ts of writing weather Listen on your [...]

Episode 141: Creating A Fantasy Map For Your Book

In this week's episode, Angeline, Julia & Holly talk about the ins and outs of creating fantasy maps. They cover: Technical how-to tipsThings to includePitfalls to avoidFormatting adviceResource suggestions Listen on your favourite platform HERE. Mentioned in this episode Angeline's TikTokWonderdraftInkarnateDragon Map MakerWatabouCartographer's GuildBook Recommendations:Fantasy Mapping Drawing Worlds by Wesley JonesFantasy Mapmaker by Jared Blando [...]

Episode 138: Five Common Formatting Mistakes in Self Published Books

This week, Julia talks about the top five formatting mistakes she most commonly sees in self published books, and how to avoid them to make sure you have a top class product ready for reading. She talks about fonts (her favourite formatting-related thing to nerd about), spacing, and more. Listen on your favourite platform HERE. [...]