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    ThinkerX replied to the thread What is your outlining process?.

    Anymore, apart from short 'concept' stories, I don't write a tale without having at least some notion of the beginning, middle, and end....

    Sep 16, 2019 at 1:51 AM
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    ThinkerX replied to the thread What Do You Write On?.

    rest assured, your work area is tidy compared to mine.

    Sep 15, 2019 at 5:32 PM
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    ThinkerX replied to the thread Altearth magic system?.

    You might need to rethink that, at least with regards to dwarves and elves. Mundane technological possibilities are going to hit them...

    Sep 15, 2019 at 2:27 AM
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    ThinkerX replied to the thread Altearth magic system?.

    My observation is that at least two of those categories - 'Potions and Powders' and 'Arcanology' is likely to lead to actual science,...

    Sep 14, 2019 at 1:04 AM
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    ThinkerX replied to the thread The "Daily" Worldbuilding Prompt. Chapter 3.

    for humans, the answer is much as previous posts: not really, although younger folks are expected to take care of their elders. Some...

    Sep 12, 2019 at 8:32 PM
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    ThinkerX replied to the thread The "Daily" Worldbuilding Prompt. Chapter 3.

    Sep 12, 2019 at 12:15 AM
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    ThinkerX replied to the thread The "Daily" Worldbuilding Prompt. Chapter 3.

    Strangely, apart from the usual 'health' and 'best wishes,' type phrases, I've never really gone into this.

    Sep 10, 2019 at 8:58 PM
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    ThinkerX replied to the thread [2019] : What kind of laptop do you use to write on?.

    I must be one of the last people left who uses an old school PC, complete with tower. Literally wore the paint off some of the letters...

    Sep 10, 2019 at 4:13 PM
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    ThinkerX replied to the thread "Kitchen Sink" Worldbuilding.

    I have stolen lots of ideas and concepts from published novels. For example, the 'Strand,' the massively elongated ribbon of land that...

    Sep 10, 2019 at 2:44 AM
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    ThinkerX replied to the thread Empathy and reader Connection....

    episode from the tail end of my AD&D gaming days. Buddy and I rolled up some characters. Picked classes. Looked at how many...

    Sep 9, 2019
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    ThinkerX replied to the thread The "Daily" Worldbuilding Prompt. Chapter 3.

    On the main world, giants are genetic flukes, much as they are on earth. Rare for them to top nine feet tall, reputations for stupids....

    Sep 9, 2019