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plotting a novel as an amateur writer. How to create a strong story structure, ways to write a series and tips for character development and developing your creative writing.

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6 Terror Tactics For Creating Really Terrifying Villains [And more articles on writing villains. Writer Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Quotes, Fiction Writing, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Ideas

6 Terror Tactics For Really Scary Villains - SACHA BLACK

Villains are meant to be scary, but I'm finding them increasingly weak in popular culture. So here are 6 tactics to help you create scary villains.

Stephanie Morrill Stephanie writes young adult contemporary novels and is the creator of . Her novels include The Re.by Stephanie Morrill Stephanie writes young adult contemporary novels and is the creator of . Her novels include The Re. Book Writing Tips, Writing Quotes, Fiction Writing, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Ideas, Editing Writing

How to Write Your Character's Thoughts

by Stephanie Morrill Stephanie writes young adult contemporary novels and is the creator of GoTeenWriters.com. Her novels include The Re...

Fiction Writing: How to Create a Believable World for Your Characters The more intricately you know your story’s world, the richer your writing will be. Writer Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Ideas, Fiction Writing Prompts, Writing Guide

Worldbuilding: How to Create a Believable World for Your Fiction Characters

When you're writing fiction, worldbuilding is vital to the success of your story. Your characters need a believable place to work and play!

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7 Point Structure - Lead the Way

Love My Writing Blog - I found these infographs while searching for inspiration one day. I wanted to find a creative writing prompt to help move my story forwar

Controlling Your Plot Bunnies: How to Write A Novel From Start to Finish Without Getting Distracted. Plagued by plot bunnies and unable to finish a novel? This post is for you. Book Writing Tips, Writing Words, Cool Writing, Fiction Writing, Writing Process, Start Writing, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills

Controlling Your Plot Bunnies: How to Write A Novel From Start to Finish Without Getting Distracted

I think it’s fair to say that most writers have a lot in common with Doug from Up. We’re mid-story, then an idea scampers through our b...

How Flash Fiction / Microfiction Can Help With Your Writing How can flash fiction—super short stories, usually under 1000 words—help your writing? My guest this week, Rhianne Williams, is here to share the secret. Essay Writing Tips, Writing Challenge, Writing Advice, Writing A Book, Writing Quotes, Writing Help, Writing Ideas, Writing Prompts, Writing Worksheets

How Flash Fiction / Microfiction Can Help With Your Writing

How can flash fiction—super short stories, usually under 1000 words—help your writing? My guest this week, Rhianne Williams, is here to share the secret.

How to Write a Fight Scene Readers Will Love When done well, fight scenes are great opportunities to raise the stakes and reveal character. Not sure how to write a fight scene? Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Quotes, Fiction Writing, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Improve Writing

How to Write a Fight Scene Readers Will Love

When done well, fight scenes are great opportunities to raise the stakes and reveal character. Not sure how to write a fight scene? These tips will help.

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How to Title a Book: Making Titles that Sell

Learn how to write book titles that sell with this fully comprehensive step-by-step how to guide. See good book title examples, case studies and tips.

43 Words you should cut from your writing immediately. Smart editing rules to streamline your writing and get to the point faster! Book Writing Tips, Editing Writing, Writing Words, Fiction Writing, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Speech Writing Tips

43 Words You Should Cut From Your Writing Immediately

Removing these useless words helps speed up the pacing of both action and dialogue, and makes your work more polished and professional.

to write descriptions and create a sense of place How to write amazing descriptions and create a sense of place when writing a novel.How to write amazing descriptions and create a sense of place when writing a novel. Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Process, Writing Workshop, Writing Resources, Creative Writing Exercises, Writing Images, Writing Words, Fiction Writing

How to write descriptions and create a sense of place | Jericho Writers

Your first job as a storyteller is a simple one, and a crucial one. You have to get your passengers into your train - your readers into your story. Only then can you hope to transport them. And that crucial first step doesn't have much to do with characters or story or anything else. What m ...

The Plot Thickens: 21 Ways to Plot Your Novel Book Writing Tips, Writing Process, Start Writing, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing A Book Outline, Writing Ideas, Outlining A Novel

The Plot Thickens:21 Ways to Plot Your Novel - cherylsterlingbooks.com

Purchase at: Amazon iBooks, Nook, Kobo and other venues, click here The Plot Thickens:21 Ways to Plot Your Novel by Cheryl Sterling Introduction There are thirty—two ways to tell a story but only one plot – things are not what they seem. Jim Thompson THE PLOT THICKENS offers you, the writer, myriad methods of...

Use these tips to plot your picture book perfectly! Advice for writers trying to write a picture book. Writing tips for picture book writers. How to write a picture book. The best advice to help you write a picture book the right way. Writing Kids Books, Writing Images, Book Writing Tips, Book Writer, Fiction Writing, Kid Books, Writing Quotes, Book Authors, Writing Websites

How to Plot Your Picture Book Perfectly - Journey to KidLit

Do you want to write a picture book? Here's how to plot your picture book, plus a free picture book plotting worksheet to help you master your craft!

Outlining your novel as you write can increase your productivity, help you spot plot holes early and save yourself countless editing hours, plot writing + outline writing. Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Prompts, Writing Ideas, Writing Programs, English Writing Skills, Writing Workshop

How To Outline Your Novel: Part 2 - SAMANTHA ALLAKER

Outlining your novel as you write can increase your productivity, help you spot plot holes early and save yourself countless editing hours.

Novelist and short-story writer T. Boyle's dark comedy and moral seriousness paints the writing journey uniquely. Writing Lab, Writing Genres, Work On Writing, Writing Words, Writing Advice, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Creative Writing, Writing A Book

Wellness for Writers - D. L. Fisher

Wellness for writers. How do you deal with butt-spread, eye strain, boundaries, self-esteem issues and the challenges of working in the same place you live?

6 Reasons You Should Be Writing Short Stories.And 5 Tips to Help You Get Started Hannah Heath: 6 Reasons You Should Be Writing Short Stories.And 5 Tips to Help You Get Started Writer Tips, Book Writing Tips, Start Writing, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Prompts, Short Story Writing Tips, Writing Ideas

6 Reasons You Should Be Writing Short Stories....And 5 Tips to Help You Get Started

I recently had a story idea come to me. A really, really good story idea. The kind that consumes a writer’s mind and begs to be written. At first I thought it was just a plot bunny and ignored it, but it spiraled into a complete storyline with developed characters and an interesting world. I didn’t want to ditch my current book to write this story, but I was also plagued by the realization that this story was something extremely special. Something that needed to be written and shared. But…