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Plotter or Pantser? Can’t We All Just Get Along?

I think we all have a romantic notion of the author springing from his bed, crying "Eureka!" and scribbling furiously some wonderful new idea that has just

Writing a challenging setting

Writing a challenging setting

7 Tips for Writing Historical Fiction - talk to somebody from--LET ME PULL OUT MY OUIJA BOARD

"The past is a foreign country: they do things differently there" mural in Virginia City Nevada This famous opening line from L.

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Every story needs a solid, vivid world that readers can lose themselves in for hours and remember long after they’ve reached The End. Whether that world is

Three ways to kick some life into your characters #askbecca #writing

In her newest Ask Becca column, Becca Jordan answers the plotter's problem: how to breathe life into your characters when plotting is your plan.

What's Your Character Hiding? - How to Pick a Juicy Secret (and Get the Most Out of It!) on @Writingeekery

Picking a Juicy Secret to Jazz Up Your Character

What's Your Character Hiding? - How to Pick a Juicy Secret (and Get the Most Out of It!) Some characters will long for a lost love, even if they don’t dwell on it.

Know Your Dashes - Writers Write

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Using dashes when you write . know when to use the hypen, en-dash and em-dash…

"Ask Becca: The Four Worst Character Clichés" by Rebecca Ann Jordan, DIY MFA

The Four Worst Character Clichés

“Writing is not a matter of time, but a matter or of space. If you don't keep space in your head for writing, you won't write even if you have the time.” ― Katerina Stoykova Klemer

“Writing is not a matter of time, but a matter or of space. If you don't keep space in your head for writing, you won't write even if you have the time.” ― Katerina Stoykova Klemer

Giving examples of themes in literature isn’t too difficult. Love, good versus evil, loss of innocence – and the list goes on. However, what about defining

Giving examples of themes in literature isn’t too difficult. Love, good versus evil, loss of innocence – and the list goes on. However, what about defining

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