In Part 1 we discussed the physical aspects of creating races in fantasy books. Part 2 covers the mental. Now we’ll look at a downloadable template you can use as a starting point to aid your creative writing.
Fantasy Race/Species Name Here
Include voice, posture, impression, sleep and eating habits.
Eyes, brow, ears, chin, jaw, nose, lips, hair styles (and colors), tongue. Heart-shaped, round, square. Bearded?
Discuss height, stocky/thin, details on hands/feet, athleticism, stamina, strength, common ailments. Can include clothing.
Anything unique about them.
Which gods created them, influence them, or are worshiped by them? How does this affect them?
Wars Won and Lost
Inventions and Discoveries
Culture and Customs
Do they work every…
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