Meet a Character, Episode 1: Cray! (From the perspective of book 1, without toooo many spoilers) Cray has been my main muse for about five years now.… Read more “Meet a Character: Cray”
How to Make a Database on Google Drive
Making your own database for your writing or D&D campaign is easy, and it only takes an afternoon to set it up.
Using Google Drive as a Database for a Book or Homebrew Campaign (D&D)
In this video, I walk you through a database I’ve made for scifi/fantasy writing and roleplay.
10 Writing and 10 Roleplay Tips for Beginners
10 Advice Points for New Writers: Don’t worry about what not to do. You’ll see advice every where. Don’t look at it. Write what YOU want to… Read more “10 Writing and 10 Roleplay Tips for Beginners”
How to Write a Book Outline
I cover what important scene types are in a book and how to lay them all out.
40+ Personal Character Questions
A list of silly, random and personal questions to ask your characters. The purpose is to get to know your characters better and give them realistic traits.
How to write a rough draft
A new topic! Taking a little break from more roleplay-specific topics and focusing on a topic that is writing specific. This one talks about what a rough… Read more “How to write a rough draft”
Character Design Method #3/? – Art
When I’m not writing or roleplaying, chances are, I’m doing something artistic. I love photo editing and manipulation, and I do spend a lot of time practicing… Read more “Character Design Method #3/? – Art”
Character Design Method 2 – Music
Last week, I covered one of my favorite ways to find inspiration for characters. Today, I’m talking about another method I use often to get design inspiration: listening to music.
Event Recap – About Primus Tenebrae (Plus a Game!)
I hosted an event a couple weeks ago on a Scifi Fantasy Lounge group on Facebook. I covered quite a bit about how we build worlds in our Scifi/High Fantasy series. If you didn’t get to attend, here is what you missed!
The Three Keys (A Short Story) – Photo Manipulation Cover Video
The Three Keys, A Short Story – COMING SOON To get updated when The Three Keys goes live, check out my website, melissabethnewton.com, and hit “Follow” or… Read more “The Three Keys (A Short Story) – Photo Manipulation Cover Video”
The Heat Death
“What have you seen?” First, you must understand; to explain everything I see would be grossly impossible. I’ve seen the birth of the universe, its life, and… Read more “The Heat Death”