The Highland Blog
Bollocks to the info presented here....the kilt has been worn for millennia not since the 16th century....Hmmm thats interesting ....and to add to that tartan cloth has been found in ancient egyptian tombs....add to that that an ancient egyptian princess named Scota lent her name to the land that now calls itself Scotland...Fact.
How to Capture Your Character's Appearance — Well-Storied.
Writers often enjoy crafting their characters' appearances, yet just how important is appearance in the grand scheme of your story? Well, that depends. In some instances, appearance plays a large role, informing a character's struggle, defining important cultural context, lending
Celtic Ogham Few Information.
Ancient Irish Celtic Symbols Ogham Runes of Ancient ''Druid Spells, Incantations and Intentions'', ''Fewsets Basic'' Ancient Symbols of ''Higher Spiritual Power and Magic'' The Ancient Magical Language of The ''Ancient Celtic Irish Druids''. “Ogham Fews”, “Tree runes” or “Druidic Runes”
Genre Mindmaps | creative writing blog
I’m very good at coming up with story “sparks” – too good, in fact – but I always find it a trial to develop those ideas into fully-fledged stories. One technique I use is to create mind-maps. I thought I would share my genre mind maps in case they can help you in your hour…
Character Relationships (Writing Worksheet Wednesday)
Writing Worksheet – Partners in Love (PDF) One of the best signs that I’ve heard that attests to a successful couple, is that they are more together than the sum of their parts. The equations of partnership are varied, of course. Is it 2 ➔ 1, or 1+1=1, or 1≏1=0, or 1≡1, or 1=½+½ or…
Write a Scene (Writing Worksheet Wednesday)
Creative Writing Worksheet – Scene Writing (PDF) Here is a worksheet I needed to write for myself this week! Often when you create an outline, you know what needs to happen when, but not necessarily how the action should unfold, or in what way you should relate it. This worksheet will help you brainstorm some…
Politics (Writing Worksheet Wednesday)
Creative Writing Worksheet – Politics (PDF) No subject could be less dear to my heart than politics, and in consequence I find myself immensely impressed by writers who create intricate political intrigue in their stories. On one end of the spectrum are science-fiction authors like Lois McMaster Bujold and Anne McCaffrey who invent the political systems of different planets, and on…
Celtic TREE of LIFE Pewter Pendant Tin Necklace Charm Pagan Wicca Arbor Vitae Yggdrasil Viking Vikings Norse Mythology Fantasy Sca
Tree of life pendant (tree is on both sides of this pendant). The tree of life is a magical tree, which is known in many cultures since ancient times. Almost every culture has its own tree of life. All of these have very similar meanings. Quality material: alloy of tin, covered by antimony and black finish. Size: 2.9 x 3.5 cm. Lead and nickel free.
Writer Worksheet Wednesday: Everybody's Doing It | creative writing blog
Creative Writer Worksheet – Everybody’s Doing It (PDF) This week’s worksheet is about doing what everyone else is doing… differently. If you’ve been struggling with writing something, perhaps you need to approach it your way. Or maybe you need a bigger challenge! ;) Don’t reinvent the wheel; redirect it.
Writer Worksheet Wednesday: Dislike to Like | creative writing blog
Creative Writer Worksheet – Dislike to Like (PDF) The aim of this worksheet is to take something you dislike (football, politicians, traffic, hotels, broccoli?) and become intrigued by it. Sometimes we have to cultivate an interest in things we aren’t interested in, on behalf of our characters, and sometimes it’s just good to reevaluate our…