So how does one go about this?
You’ve got to fill your mind with as much genre-friendly information as you can.
Technically it’s called research. But to me, that’s a dirty, word . So instead of research (or the R-word), were’ going to call it living.
Throughout the entire course of writing your book, you’ve got to live your topic.
The year and a half it took me to write The Man in the Box, I constantly read books that were similar to its setting/genre. I read Jurassic Park, Hunger Games, John Carter of Mars, among many others.
And if you read Box, you can see inspirations of those novels.
I’m currently writing a young readers…
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