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This is something that all authors struggle with sometimes, because each author has to ask how much punishment their protagonist can handle.

If you are a thriller writer with a super strong good guy surrounded by gunfire sometimes and tough fights… it really makes you think. 418 more words


The Villian is Human

I started writing more about my villain today.

I feel like I have totally gotten into his head, and understand why he does the things he does. 195 more words

The Protagonist Takes The Stage

Trigger Warnings – Body image, challenging philosophies meaning this article is not for those unwilling to consider new ideas

The other day, I put up a status on my personal Facebook account about Cat from Red Dwarf and his reasoning as to why the world revolves around him. 1,495 more words

The World

#NaNoPrep 5: Meet your protagonist

Stories are, at their heart, about people. Your story is about one person in particular, and I have no idea who that is. You may have no idea who that is, which I hope is fine because I have no idea who mine is either. 341 more words


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And finally, NaNo Prep post number six!

Ending Your Story

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We’re all writers here, right? I know most of you have several manuscripts complete at the moment. Some of you probably have dozens. 393 more words

T-10 Nano countdown

So, as with every story idea… mine has evolved. I want to write a noir mystery, full of 20s slang and guns. I’ve decided to ditch the supernatural aspects and will probably replace the devil with a drag queen or something – not that I’m comparing drag queens to the devil. 137 more words

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#Guestpost at #RomanceUniv blog

Today I’m the guest on the Romance University blog and I’m talking about how careers in romance novels affect characterization.
Here’s the link to the post… 176 more words

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