I know it’s really important to finish what you’ve started or you might not finish anything. Now, I’ve completed about nine novels in my life, so I know personally I have the ability to finish things. I know that if I’m properly motivated, I can also write pretty…
Why is your main character the main character?
No, it’s not because you said so. It’s not because they’re the chosen one, either. Stop that. Chosen one stories are only interesting if you find a way to put a spin on it (like J.K. Rowling did by designing a prophecy that…
Hi! Here are a few that I know of:
- Tumblr, of course
- Fanfiction.net (more for fanfic)
- ArchiveOfOurOwn (more for fanfic)
If anyone knows more websites and forums, please do share!
I also found this link: 16 Blogging Platforms That Won’t Distract From Your Writing
It’s one thing to make a world, a fantasy land or alternative place where things are different, but it’s an entirely different thing to make a World.
That sounds stupid, right?
Perhaps not so much as you think; you’ve heard the phrase “a whole new world”? (Disney counts too)…
Hey Crime Writers - don’t just have your detectives say bland things like “the fingerprints matched” - use correct terminology and make your writing precise. Here’s a cool little fingerprint chart to get you started.
A kind follower reminded me of that '7 Cardinal Rules of Life' post going around, and they asked me if I would ever do my take on them (that being, a writerly take). Well, seeing as how I’ve been running a Writer Positivity series for over 100 posts, I thought it would be a fun chance to collect some of my favorite advice!
PS: The above are not meant to be taken as ‘literal’ rules for writing, but rather advice for leading the lifestyle of a writer~ ♥︎
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A superb fuck-ton of human facial expressions and emotions.
[From various sources.]