Angel
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I feel like my book is too small and I’m kind of just throwing all my ideas out too quick. Does this mean filler might be necessary?
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Are you allowed to make references to things like Jedi or The Walking Dead (those are just examples) or do you need permission?
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Is it bad if I sidetrack to a backstory that’s not really necessary but is interesting?
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Is it ok to reference something modern to give the reader a better idea of what something looks like if the book is set in the Middle Ages?
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Can a book with a lot of action be annoying?
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What do I do if I have no idea how to explain how something looks or even what it is?
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When is it okay to say the word “now” in a past tense story?
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How long should a chapter be? Can it be too short or too long?
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How do I make it clear that someone is going through something, like Obito and not like someone pushed through something?
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Do I have to keep saying “_____ thought,”after I put italics?
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Will it be disappointing for the reader to not know who the main character is until the end?
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Is there an official name for a wooden spiked wall?
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Are the most successful authors like Stephen King and Jk Rowling all trade-published?
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Who are some examples of recent famous self-published authors?
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What is the structure and important points to cover in a first chapter?
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Is it Ok to make up places if I want the reader to think it’s set in the real world?
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What would you say is the best way to get a self published book popularized without making a blog?
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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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How does one go about describing someone doing Naruto like hand symbols?