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Plotting To Be Scene - Part Five

Plotting To Be Scene – Part Five

I am studying how to plot, and the relationship of plots to scenes.  I recently completed my first draft of… 57 more words

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Building from the Bone

Oftentimes, especially when I feel a bit blocked from a larger tale, I’ll take a picture from my head… or even one I’ve seen in passing on the web or in print material, and write a tiny story – a short piece of flash fiction – from any inspiration it offers. 775 more words

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What's Up Wednesday

What’s Up Wednesday is a weekly meme where we writers can interact with others in this large community (because writing can be a lonely road to travel, if you let it) and share what’s going on with us each week. 445 more words

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Fiction 101 — #10 Don't Let Your Middle Sag

At my age, a title like this makes me take notice. I sit up straighter, pull my shoulders back and suck in my middle.

That’s what we want to do with the middles of our stories: be aware of their presentation and do what’s required to improve them. 522 more words

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What's Up Wednesday

What’s Up Wednesday is a weekly meme where we writers can interact with others in this large community (because writing can be a lonely road to travel, if you let it) and share what’s going on with us each week. 454 more words

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What's Up Wednesday

What’s Up Wednesday is a weekly meme where we writers can interact with others in this large community (because writing can be a lonely road to travel, if you let it) and share what’s going on with us each week. 421 more words

Writing