Tag Archives: mythology

History for the fantasy buff: fossils and storytelling

Say you lived in ancient times and you walked to the top of a mountain. There, you were astonished to find fossils of seashells and various marine creatures. What explanation would you come up so that your find made sense? … Continue reading

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History for the fantasy buff: Mythology of volcanoes

One of my favorite things to study about history is the mythology behind real-life forces and real-life events. And it’s highly relevant to creating fantasy worlds, since nearly every fantasy world is going to need a mythology, some collection of … Continue reading

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