World building can, however, be a tricky thing. There's a lot of discussion below on using world building and setting to add depth and complexity to your writing, as well as ways to approach world building as a tool for generating even more content. There are also articles on the importance of setting to POV and tone, and ensuring your world building is grounded in something tangible for readers to seize. As always, there's a wealth of information in the AYAP archives... and we've collected the best of it below.
"[World building] isn’t just description of the place, it’s the main character’s interaction within that place. It’s examining how she experiences the world around her, therefore putting the reader in her world." - Lisa Gail Green
What do you think? Was there any advice that particularly resonated with you? Any posts you think we've missed that should be on this list?
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