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How to Write Characters

At the heart of every successful novel are good characters. And by ‘good’ I don’t mean a character who never does anything bad, is kind to small animals and children, and never swears. 863 more words


Three Things That Help Your Story

There is a certain joy that comes with doing things properly. There is also a certain irate frustration that comes with watching other people fail to do things properly. 1,188 more words

And There Is A Premise

So, I have a premise (is premise the right word?) but no plot or characters just yet. And I’m not 100% sure about the title. But… 152 more words


Plotting To Be Scene - Part Eight

Plotting To Be Scene – Part Eight

I am studying how to plot, and the relationship of plots to scenes.  I recently completed my first draft of… 58 more words


MG Series Recommendation: The Books of Elsewhere by Jacqueline West

I had another YA book ready to review today, but I bumped it because I finished reading the final book in Jacqueline West’s The Books of Elsewhere series last week and I just have to gush about it. 668 more words


New Writing Assignment!

Craft a premise sentence for your story. Be sure it includes your hook, main character, objective, opponent, and disaster.

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