Lost Realms: The Outpost

The seaman signs that Thorkil followed became fewer until they were gone. No birds catching the air currents, no fish could be seen surfacing around the ships hulls. The nights grew longer and darker with the moon spending more time in the sky than the sun. Even the stars, above seem thinner than when they first left their home, such a long time ago. The sparseness of the stars, mixed with the long nights and the silence of the sea, lead to an uneasy feeling among the crews.

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Culture in a fantasy world

Culture: According dictionary.com, “the behaviors and beliefs characteristic of a particular social, ethnic, or age group” When I designed my fantasy world over thirty years ago, I didn’t think about the little nuances that would add flavor. It wasn’t until I wrote my novel that I realized there needed to be more than just … Continue reading