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Writing Prompt #4 - A Space to Create

Even though we know a lot about space, I think it is safe to say that we still have a long way to go before we truly understand it.  As a writer this gives you a lot more artistic freedom to create an environment for your novel that allows the characters you create to explore new concepts.


Generally, we all understand basic physics on earth; unless you have an inciting incident that allows you to change the laws of physics, taking your characters to a new planet is a fun but challenging adventure for them but even more so for you.

Not only do you have to create the new laws of physics that you want to incorporate in your story, but you also have to remember them so you don't trip over your own plot line... a lesson I learned the hard way many moons ago that ended in a ceremonial burning of a novel.

Signing off for now,
L

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