A fantasy writer’s guide to … medieval weaponry

This week we conclude our tour through medieval history with a glance at the weird and wonderful world of weaponry. This is not a comprehensive guide—I'm sure some of you will be annoyed I've left out your favourites—but rather a look at some of the lesser known yet effective weapons.

A fantasy writer’s guide to … medieval archery

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A Guide To Writing Fight Scenes

On social media, forums and Reddit of late I've seen quite a few people asking about writing fight scenes. So this week, with axes in hand, I thought we'd battle our way through it.