on Live Write Thrive:
Do you love stories that can both spark your imagination and leave you on the edge of your seat? If yes, then adventures stories are the perfect kind of stories for you!
In essence, adventure is a genre of literary fiction that features nerve-racking and adrenaline-pumping storylines, such as tough quests, escape journeys, voyages of discovery, and so on.
Adventure stories have always been popular all throughout history. In fact, one of the oldest and most famous works of literary fiction in English is an adventure story written during the medieval period: Beowulf. Since time immemorial, numerous different kinds of adventure stories—from Herman Melville’s epic novel, Moby Dick to Jack London’s short story, To Build a Fire—have been gaining ground in the literary world.
Writing an adventure story can be just as fun as reading it. However, it is not as easy as it seems.
To write a convincing adventure story, you need to be both imaginative and proficient in creative writing. There are certain elements and considerations that you need to keep in mind to be able to engage the readers and create maximum excitement in your story.