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Taming the Void Monsters: A Few Tips from Mab

Hi . . . I’m Mab and I’ve been asked to explain why the monsters of the darkness don’t make a meal out of me.  They tried at first, but now most of them leave me alone.  Those that approach … Continue reading

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7 Tips to Writing Humanoid Monster Protagonists: Even the Undead Can Have Heart

Not many people try to write a story with a monster as the hero.  Well, you see it for kids a lot.  Paranormal romance enjoys this too, but it rarely happens when you get into the more action-oriented genres.  You … Continue reading

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Monster Maker Fun 2017: Creatures Donated by Karen Oberlander

The following three creatures were donated by Karen: Feliminglers These colony-living creatures are found on ocean cliffs where they use mud and shells to create their home.  Adding a sticky sap that is produced from under their fingernails, they form … Continue reading

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Monsters of Windemere: Chimera

I was excited to see this get high on the list until I realized there’s no easy way to explain this creature.  There is no common form to them because of how they’re made.  Not all of them are aggressive … Continue reading

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Monster Maker Fun 2017: Creatures Donated by Victoria Zigler & John W. Howell

The three following creatures have been donated by Victoria Zigler: Reurple These are purple and white flowers that are found in the Kukaru desert. Due to the sand being too loose for roots, these plants live in the few patches … Continue reading

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Monster Maker Fun 2017: Creations Donated by C.S. Boyack

The following three have been donated by C.S. Boyack: Mantiscles A name the can stir giggles in even the manliest of men.  At least until these poisonous shellfish strike at a speed you wouldn’t expect from something without legs.  They … Continue reading

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Monsters of Windemere: Calicos

The above picture might not be the best example since the calicos of Windemere aren’t super strong, easily angered, hard to hurt aliens.  I’ve been using these cat-people since Legends of Windemere: Beginning of a Hero.  They could be considered monsters … Continue reading

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