Hi, I’m Kara
Welcome to my blog! I’m a 20-something fiction writer and freelance writer.
On this website, I share my experiences and tips I’ve picked up about fiction writing, particularly in the fantasy genre.
I want to help other writers create immersive and believable worlds in their writing.
Want to learn how to build a fantasy world? Take a look at my Fantasy Fiction section.
In ‘real life’, I’m a freelance writer. If you want to learn more about freelance writing and working for yourself, head over to the Real Life section.
Recent Blog Posts
If you work from home, setting up your office well is so important. I’ll be sharing some tips on how to set your home office up for ultimate productivity.
For some reason, travelling is a huge part of the fantasy genre. Look at Lord of the Rings, The Wheel of Time, A Song of Ice and Fire and so on. Fantasy authors just can't help themselves. Someone's got to go somewhere. I think one of the reasons for this is that we...
Working from home can definitely benefit your mental health, but there are also some concerns. Here’s how to manage your mental health working from home.
It’s difficult to explain to someone who doesn’t write, why the hell we do this thing. But in this post, I try to pinpoint the key reasons why we write.
Do you write fiction when writing is your job? it can be hard to balance the two and make time for the one that’s not paying the bills. Here’s how I do it…
Ever wondered what it’s like to go freelance? In this post, I’ll be discussing the opportunities that arise from going full-time freelance.
We’re always told write what you know, but what if you’re writing about fantasy and magic? Here’s how to write what you know when writing fantasy.
Fantasy writers love tons of characters. So, if you need to keep track of characters in your novel, I’ve got some tips that have helped me.
We’ve all felt it, the itch to return to writing but the words don’t come. With that comes the guilt, which makes it even harder. But why do we feel guilty?