I love to give Llamas and receive Llamas
so Llama! llama! llama!
Give one and I'll give you one back
So you wanna llama?
you know what to do
7 Ways To Prepare Yourself for World-BuildingThere are plenty of tutorials out there telling you the whats and hows of world-building, but I've not found any on how to prepare yourself for the process. So in this space, we'll delve into the 7 ways I use to prepare myself for world-building.
1) Know Your Purpose
It's just as important to know why you're world-building as it is to know how. Are you doing it for fun, as a writing exercise, or are you world-building for a story? The answer will affect multiple aspects of your world-building.
World-building for a story is different than doing it for fun. If you're building for a story, you may be constrained by thematic, plot or character requirements. Whereas if you're doing it for fun, you have a little more freedom because you don't have to worry about how your building shapes, or is shaped by, your story.
2) Know Your World
Once you understand your purpose, it's good to understand the requirem