The wonderful folks over at World Anvil hosted a new competition in the month of January titled "A Family Affair." The goal of this challenge was to write an article focusing on an important family for our worldbuilding projects. World Anvil is a worldbuilding tool for Authors, Storytellers and worldbuilding lovers.worldanvil.com My entry into the contest … Continue reading A Family Affair (World Anvil)
Interstellar space travel, alien invasions, nuclear holocaust, and futuristic computers; what do all of these thing have in common? They are all elements found within science fiction literature. We looked at the history of science fiction in our last installment. Many works of science fiction fit nicely into a well established set of sub-genres, while others defy … Continue reading Science Fiction Genres – Part One
Expanding on my work exploring the many sub-genres of speculative fiction here at bkbass.com, I will be diving into each of them in-turn and trying my own hand at writing them, exclusively for Peak Story Reviews! "Discovering New Worlds" with B.K. Bass will explore various sub-genres of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Each … Continue reading Discovering New Worlds
Part three of our series on the fantasy genre has been published! Click here to read it now! In this article, we take a deeper dive into the more niche sub-genres of fantasy literature.
The second part of our series exploring the fantasy genre is now available! In this second section of a three-part journey, I’ll be examining each of the major sub-genres of fantasy more closely. In the first part, we looked at the history and evolution of the fantasy genre as a whole. This time, we will be … Continue reading The Fantasy Genre: Part 2
Head over HERE to see my latest article, detailing the history, growth, and evolution of the fantasy genre. This is the first of a two-part series, the second of which will explore the sub-genres of fantasy in more detail.
I've decided to add a series of essays, articles, musings, and ramblings to my website. This one will be the first of many, and I think it will be interesting for anybody who is creating their own fantasy world. Click here to be taken to the article!