Condensing a novel into a few hundred words is harrrrrrd.
I love world-building. I hate being bogged down in lengthy explanations. Those two ideas seem to contradict each other, but they don’t. Constructing a whole reality idea by idea doesn’t have to mean burying the reader in excess information. It’s successful if it’s real. It works if it works. I’ve been thinking a lot about how that gets done lately, […]