L.T. Ellis Blog Posts
Explore the past with creativity in our latest blog, ‘Best Historical Fiction Writing Prompts.’ Unearth untold stories, craft compelling narratives, and journey through time with our top picks for bringing history to life in your writing. Perfect for writers and history enthusiasts!
Unleash the charm of your story with our expert guide on crafting an ESFP character! Discover the secrets to creating a vivid, spontaneous, and emotionally rich ESFP protagonist who will capture the hearts of your readers.
Looking for the perfect title for your next book? Check out our latest blog post for creative and captivating book title ideas! Whether you’re writing romance, sci-fi, or a thrilling mystery, we’ve got tips and strategies to help you craft a title that resonates with readers and stands out.
In the realm of fantasy, names are not just mere labels; they are windows into the soul of a character, a glimpse into their heritage, and a hint at their destiny. From the mystic lands of high fantasy to the shadowed corners of urban tales, names carry power. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the art of creating unique fantasy names, with a special focus on multiethnic representations, enriching the tapestry of our imaginary worlds.
Discover how to captivate your readers from the get-go with our top 10 tips for writing a killer story opening. From avoiding the dreaded ‘blank page syndrome’ to crafting beginnings that pack a punch, this guide is your ticket to starting your stories with a bang, a twist, or even a hearty chuckle.
Looking for fresh writing inspiration? Check out our latest blog post featuring 20 High-Stake Subplot Ideas That Aren’t Romantic!
Want a character that’s the life of the party? ESTP characters are perfect for that part of your story. Learn to create vivid, action-driven personalities that leap off the page. Perfect for writers looking to bring their ESTP characters to life.
Dive into the elegance and complexity of writing a ballroom scene with our step-by-step guide. From capturing the intricate details of the setting to portraying dynamic character interactions, learn how to bring the grandeur of a ballroom to life in your writing.
Unleash the power of your anti-hero! Explore our top 5 tips for creating a character that’s flawlessly flawed and irresistibly complex. Perfect for writers looking to add depth to their storytelling.
When crafting compelling characters in your stories, choosing the perfect name can be a vital element in bringing them to life. Names can convey a character’s personality, history, and even foreshadow their role in the plot. In this blog post, we explore character names inspired by the element of fire, each with its unique meaning and symbolism.
Welcome to a world where dragons dance in the moonlight, enchanted forests come alive with magic, and mythical creatures roam the streets. That’s right, we’re diving headfirst into the mesmerizing realm of fantasy festivals! If you’re a writer on a quest to craft unforgettable, otherworldly celebrations in your tales, you’ve come to the right place. In this post, we’ll explore seven tips that will help you create enchanting, larger-than-life fantasy festivals that readers won’t forget. So, grab your quill, summon your creativity, and let’s get started!
From research to imperfections, distinctive voices to intricate puzzles, discover how to make your characters rival the likes of Kaz Brekker and Sherlock Holmes. Balance intellect with relatability and emotion for characters readers will root for and admire. Get ready for an exciting adventure in storytelling! Happy writing
Creating well-rounded and relatable characters is a fundamental aspect of good storytelling. If you want to craft a character with depth, it’s essential to understand their personality, motivations, and quirks. In this article, we’ll explore the ISFP personality type and provide you with valuable insights on how to write a compelling ISFP character.
Reigns and Rebellions: 10 YA Books Fueled by Political Intrigue Hey there, fellow bookworms! If you're anything like me, there's nothing quite like the comfort of a cozy fantasy book to escape the everyday hustle and bustle. Fantasy books have this incredible ability to whisk us away to distant...
Creating well-rounded and relatable characters is a crucial aspect of successful storytelling. Each character should have a unique personality, complete with strengths, weaknesses, and quirks. One intriguing personality type to explore in your writing is the ISTP. In this guide, we’ll delve into the characteristics of an ISTP and offer tips on how to craft a compelling ISTP character for your next story.
Congratulations! You have a brilliant idea for a book and the drive to turn it into a bestseller. But where do you begin? Writing a book can feel like a daunting task, but fear not! In this step-by-step guide, we will walk you through the process of bringing your idea to life and creating a compelling, page-turning masterpiece.
Are you a wordsmith yearning to breathe life into your fictional beings? Look no further, for in this article, we shall unravel the enigma of character development through the captivating lens of MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator). By venturing into the realm of personality types, you’ll be equipped to sculpt multifaceted characters that resonate deeply with your readers.
Beta readers are the unsung heroes of the writing process. They’re your secret weapon for spotting plot holes, sniffing out weak character development, and catching those typos that seem to evade even the most vigilant proofreaders. So, how do you find this elusive creature? We’ve got you covered with some witty and informative tips for writers and authors
Welcome, fellow wordsmiths, to a delightful journey into the heart of character creation. If you’re an author with a penchant for breathing life into your literary personas, you’ve likely encountered the challenge of crafting characters that feel genuinely human. In today’s spotlight, we’re turning the spotlight onto ESFJ characters – those vibrant, warm-hearted, and sociable individuals. In this blog, I will show you how to create ESFJ characters that are as charming and authentic as the real deal.
Beta Readers: Your Secret Weapon for Literary Success In the world of writing, it's easy to find ourselves caught up in the solitary act of creation. We huddle over our keyboards, pouring our hearts and souls onto the page, striving for perfection in every sentence. It's an arduous and often...
Hey there, I´m Leah
Welcome to my little corner of the internet. If you adore young adult fantasy books, creative writing tips, and watching authors chase their dreams, then you’re in the right place. I’m currently in the trenches of writing my first young adult fantasy novel. One of my favorite hobbies is searching out and reading new books that will take me on my next adventure. I love diving into immersive world-building and experiencing characters that nestle their way into my heart.