If you love Speculative Fiction, then you should try writing your own story. Browsing this exhibition, you will be aware of the range of interesting topics you can explore and the diversity of characters and situations that can be incorporated.
If you would like to tackle a novel, producing an outline might be helpful, although not everyone agrees that it is a good idea and NY Book editors propose another method. Also, writing a book can be tough work and you might like to listen to the advice from a fantasy expert such as American author Terry Brooks.
One final thing before you start: if you are starting with a short story, remember that everything must be very condensed. You cannot tell an epic story with a cast of hundreds in 1000 (or even 3000) words. So, a few tips:
Whatever, you do, have fun and make it interesting. When you are ready to publish, the world is your stage!
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