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A Fiction Writer’s Guide to History: Part II
Every story needs a setting. Whether your novel is set in the present day or in some made-up world, you need to choose a time and place for it to take place. If you’re writing historical fiction, you’ll need to be even more specific. You’ll need to know not just what year it is, but what year it is relative to our own timeline. Every period has its own unique set of events, politics, cultural attitudes, and technological advances that will affect your story.
A Fiction Writer's Guide to History: Part I
Every story needs a setting. Whether your novel is set in the present day or in some made-up world, you need to choose a time and place for it to take place. If you're writing historical fiction, you'll need to be even more specific. You'll need to know not just what year it is, but what year it is relative to our own timeline. Every period has its own unique set of events, politics, cultural attitudes, and technological advances that will affect your story.
Two Artificial Intelligence AI Stocks to Buy Now
Artificial intelligence (AI) and its subsectors, such as machine learning, have the potential to revolutionize the way we do business. Certain firms are already using these powerful technologies to carry out complex operations instantly, eliminating the need for many hours of human input. By 2028, the AI industry's projected addressable market is predicted to grow from $93 billion in 2021 to $997 billion per year.
Frankenstein: A Timeless Tale of Horror and Suspense
Frankenstein is one of the most well-known horror novels of all time. Written by Mary Shelley, it tells the story of a scientist who creates a monster from body parts of various corpses. The novel is full of suspense and horror and has been adapted into numerous movies over the years. Frankenstein is a timeless tale that will continue to be enjoyed by readers for many years to come. Mary Shelley is one of the most important authors in the horror genre, and her novel Frankenstein is a classic that should not be missed. If you're looking for a suspenseful and horrifying read, then look no further than Frankenstein.
Dream Spirit Animals and Their Meanings: What Your Dreams May Mean
Do you dream of animals? Many people do! Each animal has a different meaning, depending on the dream. In this article, I will explore the meanings of some common dream animals and what they could mean for you. I will also discuss spirit animals and their meanings in different cultures around the world.
Lucy Maud Montgomery: A Prolific Writer Whose Works Are Still Loved Today
If you’ve ever read a book by L. M. Montgomery, then you know that her writing is timeless. Montgomery was born in 1874 and died in 1942, but her works are still enjoyed by people all over the world. She is best known for her novel Anne of Green Gables, (affilate link) which has been adapted for stage and screen many times. Montgomery’s life was full of tragedy and heartbreak, but she managed to find joy in her writing. Her stories are charming and heartfelt, and they continue to inspire readers today.
Top 12 Common Dream Symbols and What They Mean
How often do you wake up from a dream and wonder what it meant? Dreams can be puzzling, and sometimes it’s hard to interpret their symbolism. In this article, in no particular order, I will explore twelve common dream symbols or images and their possible meanings. Keep in mind that dreams are always firstly personal, so not all of these interpretations may apply to you. But hopefully, this article will help you decode the hidden messages in your dreams!
The Fascinating World of Fairies
There is something undeniably enchanting about fairies. These ethereal creatures have been a part of folklore and legend for centuries, capturing the imaginations of people all over the world. But what are fairies, exactly? Where do they come from? What kind of powers do they have? Are they good or evil? In this article, I will explore all aspects of fairy lore and legend. I will answer common questions about these enigmatic creatures, and provide tips on how to identify them if you should ever encounter one. So read on, and discover the fascinating world of fairies!
This is Your Brain on Writing
As many people (and studies) can attest, there are many mental health benefits to writing. When you write, you are putting your thoughts and feelings down on paper (or screen). This can be very therapeutic and can help you deal with difficult emotions or situations. Writing has been shown to improve mental clarity, increase focus, boost self-esteem, and more. In this article, I will detail some of the mental health benefits of writing. I hope that this information will inspire you to start, restart writing, or deepen your current writing practice.
What Makes a Gothic Novel: Common Tropes and How to Write One
What makes a gothic novel? Unfortunately, there is no one clear answer; however, several familiar tropes exist in gothic fiction. In this article, I will discuss these tropes and how to use them in your writing. I will also provide examples of well-known gothic stories that exhibit these tropes.