|Thus Spake The Creator
Advice to aspiring writers
Q: I would like to become a writer in the future. How
do you suggest I get started?
Q: Mr. Jordan, what advice would
you give to a young and aspiring writer? And are these
just rumors I hear that you might come to Portland,
Oregon soon for a signing?
Q: Mr. Jordan, I have found the prophesies in your
books very structured. Would you recomend a prospective
author structuring any prophesy in this way? And, did you
establish the main prophesies in hte series early on and
think to yourself, "Now how am I going to fulfill
Mr. Jordan, how did you go about coming up with the story
line of Wheel of Time? Did you think about it over
several years or did you have a set time frame in which
you had to develop it? Any advice for someone trying to
Q: Mr. Jordan, The Wheel Of Time series
is an incredible piece of work. It is truthfully beyond
anything I have ever read, including the works of Tolkein.
Is there any advise you could give to an aspiring writer
who is having a terrible time getting started with his
story? I'm also an amature actor and I look forward to
auditioning for the part of Padan Fain one day.
Q: Mr. Jordan, do you have any advice for aspiring
fantasy writers (such as myself)?
Q: Mr. Jordan, my question is not directly related to
your books. I wrote one myself, and I am working through
an online company to make it available until I can get it
published properly. Through this company, I'm hoping to
get a copy in your hands. Will you read it if they get
you one? And perhaps review it?