Friday Group Post: Questing Beasts

We have a really cool post over at Story Empire today. We’d love to hear from you. What is something you’d like to try as an author, but haven’t so far?

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Hi, Gang. Craig here, at least first. This is one of those months with an extra Friday, and that means a group post. I thought it would be fun for the six of us to talk about our Questing Beast.

What does that mean in author terms? We all try different things as writers, and I’m probably the worst. I’ve messed around with all the various tenses, different story lengths, and even different speculative fiction genres. I think it makes me a better writer. The Questing Beast is that one thing you always wanted to try, but haven’t yet.

There is one I’ve never written to a degree that really excites me. My Questing Beast is epistolary style. This is a story that’s revealed in large part from old documents, photographs, and items. Think about someone liquidating their father’s estate, and reading old papers, maybe love letters, etc. These are…

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5 responses to “Friday Group Post: Questing Beasts

  1. Other points of view! I haven’t tried any yet, I’m still new and I’m really only comfortable in third-person limited. I’d love to try first person, or even better, third person omniscient. Those are some scary POV’s to try though!

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  2. This was a thought-provoking post!

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