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Why Hypocrites Make Excellent Antagonists – Helping Writers Become Authors Want to write a character readers will really hate? Learn from Charles Dickens how to create unforgettably hypocritical antagonists. Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Process, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Workshop, Writing Resources, Writing Websites, Writing Practice

Why Hypocrites Make Excellent Antagonists - Helping Writers Become Authors

Want to write a character readers will really hate? Learn from Charles Dickens how to create unforgettably hypocritical antagonists.

Onions, Lemons, and Apples: Writing Things: How Drawing House Maps Can Help Yo. Book Writing Tips, Writing Quotes, Fiction Writing, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Services, Essay Writing

10 Writing Resources: Fantasy - Alyssa Hollingsworth

These ten resources will help you maximize your fantasy story's effectiveness. From worldbuilding to info dump, here's what you should and shouldn't do.

The Epic Guide to Setting Your Story (with a free breakdown questionnaire) Writing Quotes, Fiction Writing, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing A Book, Writing Ideas, Writing Corner, Writing Guide

3 Awesome Plot Structures For Building Bestsellers — Well-Storied.

Novels are just like houses. Houses have rooms and residents. Novels have chapters and characters. Houses have curb appeal. Novels have pretty covers. Houses and novels both take a while to build, and the end results for both aren't worth much if they weren't built on a solid foundation. And whe

Besides the spelling mistakes I find it interesting to read. (Use The Punisher and Black Panther as examples to learn how to write a story with politics the right way and avoid sending the wrong message. Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Ideas, Writing Notebook, Script Writing

How to - and not to - discuss politics through fiction

How storytelling mistakes can send the worng message

You can have a rewarding career in the various fields of writing for children. Here are a dozen ways to get started as a freelance children's writer. Writing Kids Books, Cool Writing, Book Writing Tips, Book Writer, Fiction Writing, Creative Writing, Writing Websites, Writing Romance, Writing Lessons

If You Want to Be a Children's Writer: A Dozen Ways to Start Your Freelance Career - How to Write- How to Write Better

You can have a rewarding career in the various fields of writing for children. Here are a dozen ways to get started as a freelance children's writer.

Tips for Writing Arguments how to write an argument writing tips writing advice Book Writing Tips, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Ideas, Writing Corner, Memoir Writing, Argumentative Writing

8 Tips for Writing Arguments

I bet you think you don't need to read this post. Why would you? You've had arguments before, so you can probably figure it out. Well. That's what you think. In reality, your written arguments are stilted and unrealistic (like most fictional arguments are...Don't feel too bad about it). Now, there are two ways to fix this glaring issues: 1) Pick a really mean, really loud argument with a family member or roommate. Secretly record said argument. Play it over and over and try to mimics the…

Create a character by conducting an interview. Interview your character before you start writing so you can immerse yourself completely… Book Writing Tips, Writing Process, Start Writing, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Ideas, Writing Characters, Character Sheet Writing

37 Questions to Ask Your Character

Create a character by conducting an interview. Interview your character before you start writing so you can immerse yourself completely in who they are.

Author, Jody Hedlund: 7 Setting Basics That Can Bring a Story to Life // read later Fiction Writing, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Memoir Writing, Persuasive Writing

7 Setting Basics That Can Bring a Story to Life

By Jody Hedlund, @JodyHedlund I recently finished reading The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey. While the story was fascinating and well-told,...

Why Your Character's Goals Needs to be 1 of These 5 Things. In order to resonate deeply with your very human audience, your character's goal needs to be one of five specific things. Writing Quotes, Fiction Writing, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Writing Characters, Tips & Tricks

Why Your Character's Goal Needs to Be 1 of These 5 Things - Helping Writers Become Authors

In order to resonate deeply with your very human audience, your character's goal needs to be one of five specific things.

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How to Create a Close Friendship Between Fantasy Characters | Writing Tips

When creating close relationships with fictional characters, their dialogue matters immensely. Their dialogue shows their true heart and reveals a lot...

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Naming Your Novel

*This is also helpful for other types of fiction and possibly even non-fiction.* Note: How careful you have to be naming your novel depends heavily o…

Don't forget these 5 elements when writing a dark mystery. Writing Journals, Writing Promps, Book Writing Tips, Fiction Writing, Writing Skills, Creative Writing, Writing Ideas, Romance Tips, Writing Romance

Abandoned buildings, basements and dark alleys are typical venues that increase tension.

Don't forget these 5 elements when writing a dark mystery.

Cooking Up a Short Story - Lesson 3 - Cooking Up a Great Middle - How to Write- How to Write Better Book Writing Tips, Cool Writing, Creative Writing, Writing Prompts, Romance Tips, Writing Romance, Fiction And Nonfiction, Fiction Writing, Writing Outline

Cooking Up a Short Story - Lesson 3 - Cooking Up a Great Middle - How to Write- How to Write Better

Tips to help you write a short story middle.

Freelance writer and children's author Amy O'Quinn explains how to keep the momentum going on your writing projects. Memoir Writing, Writing Romance, Writing A Book, Writing Tips, Romance Novels, Cool Writing, Kids Writing, Creative Writing, Writing Courses

How to Keep the Momentum Going for Your Writing Projects - How to Write- How to Write Better

Freelance writer and children's author Amy O'Quinn explains how to keep the momentum going on your writing projects.

Writers - here are 5 mistakes to avoid in children's fiction! Kids Writing, Creative Writing, Writing A Book, Writing Tips, Writing Prompts, Magazines For Kids, Children's Magazines, Writing Courses, Fiction Writing

mistakes to avoid in children's fiction

Writers - here are 5 mistakes to avoid in children's fiction!