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47 votes
13 answers
9k views

Is it a bad idea to have multiple bad endings and only one good ending?

30 votes
6 answers
14k views

Dead parents: something to avoid?

25 votes
3 answers
7k views

Chekhov's gun, but it's just "useless" background info

21 votes
7 answers
6k views

Stories with multiple possible interpretations: do you plan for it?

17 votes
7 answers
3k views

How do you create a huge array of characters?

16 votes
8 answers
5k views

Introduce a character and forget about them until the last chapter?

16 votes
5 answers
2k views

How do you verify information?

14 votes
5 answers
4k views

How to create a memorable line?

12 votes
4 answers
3k views

How can you make an unrealistic setup as realistic as possible?

12 votes
5 answers
1k views

How do you drop a reader in the middle of nowhere at the beginning of a story?

11 votes
4 answers
484 views

How much can I trust my players to remember previous states of the story and not get confused?

9 votes
4 answers
3k views

How do you make a scene "tasteful"?

8 votes
1 answer
241 views

Show outline or table of content using presets in Scrivener?

8 votes
4 answers
1k views

Prepare for more after the "ending"?

7 votes
3 answers
886 views

When does something become "torture porn"?

7 votes
4 answers
332 views

Gameplay clashing with story?

7 votes
12 answers
2k views

Anticlimactic ending as a surprise after climax?

6 votes
4 answers
487 views

How to describe something visual in preparation of said visual?

6 votes
4 answers
3k views

Scrivener: Write character names once, update everywhere?

5 votes
2 answers
367 views

What format/platform/structure is good for writing for a video game?

5 votes
3 answers
390 views

Is there a name for layers of subtext?

5 votes
3 answers
528 views

How to keep track of character development in a character profile?

5 votes
1 answer
241 views

Is it a bad idea to mix psychological horror with action?

5 votes
4 answers
3k views

How to deal with a rape scene: what can/should you do?

5 votes
6 answers
713 views

Are there tools/software for planning your story using nested mindmaps and references to characters?

5 votes
5 answers
541 views

I kinda want to completely annihilate the hero - what would speak against it?

4 votes
5 answers
1k views

How to create a likable and sympathetic character, even if they are a pervert?

4 votes
2 answers
624 views

How to incorporate a silent protagonist into a chatty world?

4 votes
1 answer
153 views

Autocapitalize after colon for dialog?

4 votes
1 answer
148 views

Good ways to sort "rambly" notes?