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Here’s my fantasy world map so far…

23 Jul

Some time ago I posted about beginning to write short fantasy stories dealing with depression and made a fantasy map of the world I was envisioning. If you’ve been following along, you’ve read about the hero, Catharsis and my regular followers probably know that this is me and his early dealings are based on my suicide attempt.

Here is what the world map of Jiyan (“Life”) has evolved to so far. It’s still a work in progress!

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Here is the original map I started with…

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And I redrew it here…

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This region is located in the southwest corner of the world map at the top (with all the pencil notations), just so you can see how it will all fit in.

I’ve had a hard time coming up with more ideas for the stories, or turning those stories into chapters, and it would REALLY help me to hear comments and suggestions on what I can do to improve them if you go back to read the Short Stories category.

Thank you friends, I’m excited to hear your suggestions!

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5 responses to “Here’s my fantasy world map so far…

  1. SassaFrassTheFeisty

    07/23/2016 at 13:40

    Love the way the map has evolved! Your creativity is awe inspiring for sure.
    Have you thought about expanding the stories to include the numbness of depression, not just the hopelessness and specter? Just a thought. Love your writing my friend

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    • Surviving the Specter

      07/23/2016 at 13:52

      Thank you, Sass! Yes, expanding on the depression is definitely something I want to do and will try to bring into the stories in the future. Thank you for the suggestions! X

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