20 Writing Tips from Fiction Authors. Writing success boils down to hard work, imagination and passionand then some more hard work. iUniverse Publishing fires up your creative spirit with 20 writing tips from 12 bestselling fiction authors.
How can the answer be improved? Science fiction is just that, fiction about science. The science might be invented, and it might be of any stripe: political science, psychology and sociology, electronics, or the type with beakers and skeletons, but all scifi revolves around a central what if.
? question that addresses a deeper query. How to write science fiction top tips. Read lots of science fiction. As with any kind of writing, the best way to learn how to do it is to read it. Classic science fiction writers include H. G. Wells, Ray Bradbury, and Arthur C. Clarke. You can find new science fiction authors and books on the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers Association website. Orson Scott Card is one of the biggest names in science fiction and fantasy.
He won both the Hugo and Nebula science fiction awards for best novel for two consecutive years something no other writer has done. In addition, he was the first writer to ever win a Nebula and a Hugo for both a book and its sequel. This book suffers from the same problem most howtowrite books have: It doesnt teach you much in the way of how to improve your writing or much about the philosophy of fear.
It doesnt provide a target or the means to hit a bullseye.