Eledris

The Eledris Blog is an archive of resources about worldbuilding, writing, art, and game dev. As I work on my world, I share my experience and knowledge in the form of easy to understand guides.

How to Write Guilds in Fantasy Worldbuilding
How to Write Guilds in Fantasy Worldbuilding

A guild-based economy can provide a rich setting for your fantasy world. Guilds influence not only the market, but also the political landscape, religions, and the social issues in a given culture.

22. 03. 2023 4,480

Foreshadowing in Writing
Foreshadowing in Writing

Every story needs a bit of foreshadowing. It helps your readers come to terms with unexpected twists, and it keeps them on the edge of their seat, always thinking what will happen next.

22. 03. 2023 4,839

Twitter Fiction and What I’ve Learned From Writing Tiny Stories
Twitter Fiction and What I’ve Learned From Writing Tiny Stories

How many words do you need to tell a story? Could you do it in only 280 characters? The genre of Twitter fiction challenges you to do just that!

22. 03. 2023 3,663

Top Tips for Writing and Publishing Flash Fiction
Top Tips for Writing and Publishing Flash Fiction

Flash fiction is short, usually under 500 words. That’s a good thing; you can write it quickly. The bad news is not many people want to publish it. Here are my top tips to help you with that!

22. 03. 2023 3,561

The Chronicles Writing Challenge
The Chronicles Writing Challenge

About a hundred days ago, I started working on a writing challenge – each day, I write a short story. I go into details of this challenge and how it helped me develop more as a writer.

22. 03. 2023 8,013

How to Write a Prophecy the Right Way
How to Write a Prophecy the Right Way

Adding a prophecy to your story can add a feeling of destiny around the characters and events of the plot. If you’re not careful though, you’re going to run into issues and plot holes. How do you prevent these problems […]

12. 07. 2022 24,859

Beta Readers and Where to Find Them
Beta Readers and Where to Find Them

You’ve finished writing your masterpiece of a book – now what? It’s definitely not the time to release it yet; you need beta readers to give you valuable feedback.

09. 06. 2021 3,983

Writing Pain
Writing Pain

Pain is present in the lives of most people, which means that your heroes are going to probably go through it. Pain can also be one of the hardest things to write. I’ll give you some tips on writing pain!

04. 01. 2020 12,464

Writing Dialogue
Writing Dialogue

In most stories, characters are going to interact with each other through dialogue. I see a lot of starting authors that make mistakes when writing it. Let’s look at some tips on writing dialogue!

04. 01. 2020 3,946