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Dale Hartley Emery
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Why are the paragraphs of a document often indented and not vertically separated?

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Three Act Structure - How do I include it?

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How to handle a character when she is lying about her name

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Collaborating with Stephen King, but not the original

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Is it acceptable to reuse chapters across multiple books?

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Unofficial Fan Fictions - How can I Secure Them?

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How should changing the point of view be handled?

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Pulling the reader out of the narrative: When it's too much?

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Are newlines effective for adding weight to certain phrases?

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Software for collaborative writing for a small team

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Is it possible to establish a relation between word count and page count?

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How can I dig conflict out of an optimistic SF-nal premise?

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A friendlier way to write charges or fees to clients?

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How to decide whether or not to accept publishing offer for short story?

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How specific should I be when outlining the plot?

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Is it OK to refer to some characters by first name and to others by last name?

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How to attract the average reader to an "intellectual" novel?

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Guideline on turning points in a novel?

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How much leeway can be expected from an editor regarding my preference for nonstandard punctuation?

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Story length and the term used

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Where to draw the line between being descriptive and getting on with the story?

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Mixing dialogue and action tags

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The fine line between accurate science, and confusing my reader

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Swearing in a book, within a context. Too offensive?

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Is history best left untold?

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How to create a title

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Is copyright implied when you self publish?

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How should I "remind" the reader of something that they may have forgotten?

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How many short stories make a collection

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How can I figure out my main character's overall goal?

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