Today marked my first rejection for my submission blitz. It’s a story I wrote for a specific call for submissions and while it got a “maybe” for that call, after making it through multiple rounds of readings, it ended up a “no” in the end. 119 more words
Thanks to user Someone for the idea for this post!
Ah, naming your protagonist. I once spent days and days and days racking my brain for what I should name my protagonist. 620 more words
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I haven’t fully explained yet how I came up with the name for my blog and now is as good of time as ever I guess! 464 more words
Just the other day, I told my class that more amateur fiction fails from insufficient conflict than for any other reason.
Conflict, problems, adversity, bad luck, pressure, stress, worry, anguish–these are all part of a writer’s toolkit and should be at the center of stories. 938 more words