The Making of a World

I am so excited to have Kandi Wyatt as a guest today! She's celebrating the cover reveal of her latest book and sharing with us some behind the scenes goodness on how she builds the worlds of her awesome books. (Keep scrolling to see the new cover!) Making up a world is the best part of writing for me. Often I’ll take my time, like Skymnia and Muintir in my current work in progress. The idea for their planet came from my husband asking a ‘what if’ question, and then brainstorming for the past year and a half. Other worlds are not as involved and may only come about after a day or two of thinking or even just a few moments. Shinwano was somewhere in the middle of those two extremes. The first

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