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Meanwhile, out at the writing cabin

I grabbed up my critiques from Thursday and headed for the cabin. The basement corral was full of mountain cows. Tiny little creatures about three feet tall and covered with long hair mooed at me as I tromped upstairs. 500 more words


NANOWRIMO – NGWN STYLE: Supporting Characters Who Won’t Shut Up!

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Happy NaNo, everyone! To celebrate National Novel Writing Month, we Nice Girls are sharing some writing tips. 878 more words


The Fallen Support

You know that good boy or girl who rebelled and went to the dark side?  The one special person who used to shine like the sun… then their soul suddenly turned black and never returned to the light.  931 more words

Writing Process

Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Characters Who Should Get Their Own Books

Each week, The Broke and the Bookish hosts Top Ten Tuesday, a weekly booking meme. This week we’re talking about characters that we wish had their own books. 470 more words


Supporting Characters: The Importance of Sharing the Spotlight

As I’ve discussed before, supporting characters can be very useful to help explain exposition, plot twists, and backstory, or to be the sounding board to your protagonist’s emotions and revelations.   1,293 more words