While I can’t tell youthe answers to these questions for other authors, I can tell you the answers for myself. I’m Tom Fallwell, and here are blog articles that reveal the answers to these questions on more. Join me each post to learn more about how, why, and what I write. Let take you Between the Pages!
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There are times I wonder if I am actually creating a story, or if the story is creating me. Is this tale my creation? Or do I actually belong to the tale? Does an author create, or merely chronicle? Perhaps this all depends upon the author themselves, but for me,...Read More
Officially, my second novel A Whisper in the Shadows, which began the Rangers of Laerean a series, featured two main characters, though it was the Ranger Baric that was featured throughout the initial trilogy. Yet, without the second character, Baric's story would never have been told. The second character that...Read More
In the beginning was a blank sheet of paper. This is how a fiction novel starts. Nothing there, only ideas in the author's head and a slew of notes. But before the story is told, there is nothing.That's what I had when I sat down to begin writing my very...Read More
As a Fantasy author and lover of many epic fantasy series (like The Lord of the Rings) and also a fan of role-play gaming, I've always had a fascination for world-building. Building a fantasy world can involve very little, or quite a lot, depending on how you approach it and...Read More
The Rangers of Laerean series was born from an idea I had about a story for a character that my brother and I had created many years ago for a comic book. There were actually three characters created for that comic, but the one that always stuck with me was...Read More