You all know I love my fantasy books. Reading has always been an escape for me, a chance to disappear into another world and forget about everything. I think fantasy has always appealed so much because you can be anyone you want in those worlds: an elite warrior, a powerful sorcerer, even a dragon rider, and the only people who tell you no are ultimately the ones that get defeated by the end of the book. Result!
I am a fantasy writer as well. Building your own world, your own rules, is complicated, true, but I find it empowering. The only person telling you something isn’t possible is yourself when you’re contradicting something you’ve already established. You have the freedom to explore worlds, ideas, magic, whatever you want, in a way that is unique to you.Read More »