And Peloquin's 8 steps to a successful book launch.
For the 200+ authors that used it, NSD provided a much-needed service. Finding newsletter swaps always feels, for me at least, like a sh*tty scavenger hunt. I search about 8-10 facebook groups, and at least three different websites and then wait for responses, and check back daily. Ugh... what a slog. Thankfully, Mailerlite is now back in the game and stronger than ever. So now, it's coming back -- for me as much as for anyone else. And the even better news is, it gave me an opportunity to recreate and streamline the service a bit. Here's how it will work this time around...
From Neo proclaiming his acquisition of Irish stepdancing, to a muffin-top metaphor for storytelling, it's all here. It's all about setting and theme in this one, and how to make sure your story - your world - doesnt go off the rails. "Show me your dolphins." - D.C. Fergerson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2s7HHoLYrjc
From broken promises to mental gymnastics, and from Jar-Jar Binks to Night of the Living Dead, D.C. Fergerson explains what to avoid in your story. Whether it's D&D, a novel, or a film, these mistakes are a no-no. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4hGyuXE0jQk
What makes a good supporting character in a game or story? How do you make sure they don't overshadow you main characters, but still stay interesting? From Han Solo (Star Wars...duh), to The Hound (Game of Thrones), D.C. Fergerson, once again, breaks down the art of storytelling in 7 Tips for Supporting Characters. It contains... Continue Reading →
What makes a good antagonst? From Darth Vader to Dr. Evil, DC Fergerson explains. Don't forget to like and subscribe! Also be sure to sign up for our newsletter to get a free copy of his first book, The Singer and the Charlatan, as well as CJ Perry's, Dark Communion, and news about upcoming videos!... Continue Reading →
In every world, fantasy or otherwise these two subjects are central to any culture. But how do you create your own? What makes a convincing convincing fantasy religion?
Our first video on world building! These are the guiding principals that built D.C. Fergerson and CJ Perry's world. The video will be a first in a series and will be aimed at helping new and veteran D&D players, novelists, and short story writers alike create worlds that suspend disbelief and draw in their readers... Continue Reading →