Mythcreants Invasion

February 2018

With the shortest month of the year more than half over, writers across the world are scrambling to meet their monthly word count goals. Don’t worry, we’re here to help! This month we’ve got a wide selection, from takes on hot pop culture topics like The Last Jedi to posts about basic wordcraft issues like conlangs. Not to mention some wider plot advice about how your heroes can credibly win tough fights, and just a few dashes of social justice to spice things up.

Jake Peralta from Brooklyn 99Analysis

Five Behaviors Fiction Needs to Stop Demonizing

January 6th, 2018 by


The Last Jedi and the Power of Failure

January 12th, 2018 by

Nancy looking pensive in Stranger Things.Analysis

Five Good Stories That Turned Creepy

January 27th, 2018 by

The great ocean spirit towers over a building.Inspiration

Seven Recipes for Heroes to Win Desperate Fights

January 5th, 2018 by

Octavia Blake from the 100 sits before a fire.Worldbuilding

Using Your Conlang Without Ruining Your Story

January 19th, 2018 by

Loki on the ground after being beaten up by the Hulk.Analysis

Five Underpowered Antagonists

January 20th, 2018 by

Comics: Roll Dice Already!

Why You Shouldn’t Use the Term Mary Sue

January 29th, 2018 by and

The Mythcreant PodcastWorldbuilding

155 – Fantasy Races

January 28th, 2018 by , and