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4 votes

How to explain something mid sentence

4 votes

Where is a good place to find writing prompts?

9 votes
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Waiting for response to full MS

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Simplicity is fundamental in design. How about in writing a novel?

8 votes

How does one go *back* to editing an older piece?

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What's the benefit of using invented languages in-story?

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When should a chapter end?

1 vote

Unquestionable Taboos and Self-censorship

8 votes

Keeping track of multiple plot lines

13 votes

What's Essential In A Combat Scene?

7 votes

Best humorous exaggerated comparisons

3 votes

How to handle foreign military ranks?

6 votes

How do you make a character quintessential, but not cliched or cartoony?

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Are composite characters in creative non-fiction okay?

9 votes

How do you avoid purple prose?

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How do you meet a writing quota?

3 votes

Citation in AP style journalism

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What techniques are used to create non-linear stories?

4 votes

Are already privately bound books a deterent for publishing houses?

4 votes

What makes first person plural a tricky narrative voice?

75 votes
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The "Rules" of Writing

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How would a source be referenced in the typical paper/book?

1 vote

How much swearing is TOO much? (And how much is not enough?)

23 votes

What are good places to post your work where it will be read by others?

5 votes
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What should I do to promote my books?

2 votes

Can I self-publish on a reputable publishing platform, and how much would it cost?

5 votes

Can I self-publish on a reputable publishing platform, and how much would it cost?

9 votes
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What genre is my writing?

21 votes
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Good books on writing for comics?

104 votes

The "Rules" of Writing