It's Geography Time

Going to talk a bit about the actual geography of Verse today! The world of Verse is very Earth-like— continents, oceans, similar axial tilt and seasons. Magic used to let people easily traverse the world, whether it was over large stone causeways or with mighty ocean liners. None of that…


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What Exactly is a "Verse"?

Long time no update! I’ve been mulling over this post for a while because it’s so integral to Verse, but it also has all the trappings that make people roll their eyes when you mention “world-building.” I wanted to write a bit about the “magic” system in Verse,…


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Q&A 2018

What is your scripting process for Verse like? I use illustrator to create a digital pin board, so I can lay out "sticky notes" into chapters and story beats. It lets me easily move things around and see at a glance the story trajectory. I usually have things…


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The Song: Pt. 3

The two brothers stand at a large entrance way. A few people are gathered around them. A severe older man is standing at the back, deep lines etched into his face. He locks eyes with Lahel, glaring at him. They both wear the same sigil embroidered on their sleeve, a…


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The Song: Pt. 2

The fire casts a dancing shadow across her face. Nobody remembers how old she is, but we know that she is old enough to have seen Magic when it still existed. Even though she wears a multitude of robes and scarves, you can tell where she was burned by the…


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The Song: Pt. 1

It’s early morning, snow blows up over the stones and sand. A young man with short tightly curled hair and a severe expression looks out a window down past the wall to a field. People are arranged in a semicircle around a rough stone statue. They kneel, palms on…


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The Wraiths: Intros

I've wanted to share these short snippets for such a long time. Finally cleaned up some of the writing so it's readable. The writing focuses on the background of the Wraiths. (who appear in the next update...) Ophelia Toset Ophelia grew up in a small village east of Maidenstone. Her…


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Process

This post originally appeard on Patreon What I’m going to get into today is my process for putting together a page. Thumbnails I have a very loose script that I work off of. It’s sort of a hybrid between a traditional script and more descriptive writing. I use…


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What is this?

Hello! You're probably here because you either follow me on Twitter and/or read my on-going webcomic Verse. This blog is going to act as a dev blog for Verse and will have everything from quick sketches to longer pieces of writing. I obviously don't want to spoil anything major…


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