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Kate Gregory
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What's the difference between Deus Ex Machina and coincidence?

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How to refer to clothes without modern words ? (e.g: t-shirt)

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How can I write a book where a lot of explaining needs to happen on what is visually seen?

15 votes

Why does all scene writing advice insist on the scene lead having a clear goal when this is often not practiced in bestsellers?

11 votes

Is it ok to introduce something in a flashback if you forgot to introduce or foreshadow it before?

11 votes

How to include deliberate inconsistencies without it seeming like lazy or bad writing?

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After submitting a "complete" manuscript, what role does the author take?

7 votes

What if my story fails Chekhov's gun several times?

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How do you convey a simple world through negative space?

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Is it okay to have a sequel start immediately after the end of the first book?

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What are things you can do to insure your plot doesn't have hole while you're writing after you wrote the plot?

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How can I write a character who inherits armour/clothing that doesn't fit because they are plus-sized, while respecting my audience's own experiences?

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Using they singular sounds grammatically incorrect

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Having trouble keeping my emotionless character emotionless

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Do I need permission to copy school questions to my book?

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In a novel, is it ok to truncate people's dialogues before they've finished a complete sentence?

4 votes

During a video tutorial, when asking questions to viewers, should I use the pronoun "I" or "you"?

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Is it okay not to write something you feel you don't want to write?

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Writing mumbled speech

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How can you write when you're upset?

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What are the components of a legend (in the sense of a tale, not a figure legend)?

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How exactly does a book go from typewritten pages into an actual mass-produced unit ready for the consumer, and do authors have any control?

3 votes

Is the often used black and white symbolism inherently racist?

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Is it bad if you start all your chapters with a description of the surroundings?

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How to "show not tell" hero's thought process?

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How can I distinguish between the same character from different universe with the same age?

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How do you get solid concepts and stop scrapping ideas?

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Can "they" be used when it comes to a person and their animal companions

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Can you avoid getting sued or copyrighted for using products you don't have permission by changing their names?

2 votes

Does a technical writer need API experience for writing API documentation?