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35 votes

Convincing argument about something I don't agree with

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How to differentiate between two people with the same name in a story?

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Do living authors still get paid royalties for their old work?

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Character is an expert on something I'm not

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How do you make characters relatable if they exist in a completely different moral context?

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The role of inexplicable events in hard science fiction

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Do readers not like a book if it's too dark and the characters almost never win?

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Thoroughly Despicable Characters

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Male viewpoint in an erotic novel

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Are illustrations in novels frowned upon?

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How to tell readers that I know my story is factually incorrect?

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Do I have to mention my main character's age?

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How to make characters more than the words on the page?

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How to write dialogue for someone who is intelligent but barely speaks the language?

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Are reactive protagonists inherently a bad thing?

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The seven story archetypes. Are they truly all of them?

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How can I make "acts of patience" exciting?

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Quote at the beginning of a chapter, is it advisable for fiction novels?

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Non-trope happy ending?

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The psychology of starting a piece of writing

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Alternative sources of drama/tension when the setting is low-violence

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Should we avoid writing fiction about historical events without extensive research?

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Writing a character who is going through a civilizing process without overdoing it?

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How to tell readers your story is a re-imagination of a popular story?

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How can I portray a character with no fear of death, without them sounding utterly bored?

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How do I portray irrational anger in first person?

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Don't look at what I did there

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I gave my characters names that are exactly like another book. Is it a problem?

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Trivial non-dark twist in dark fantasy

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How do I present a future free of gender stereotypes without being jarring or overpowering the narrative?

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