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Incognito
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74 votes
24 answers
22k views

How do I know if a concept is sexist or not?

15 votes
6 answers
7k views

How do you normalize a taboo custom in a setting that most readers would not agree with?

11 votes
8 answers
1k views

How do you escalate a story's plot after killing the Big Bad?

8 votes
7 answers
513 views

how can I showcase the internal struggles between a man and his demons?

7 votes
5 answers
2k views

How can you humanize infanticide of the evil-tainted?

7 votes
3 answers
330 views

How graphic should a grimdark fantasy setting be?

6 votes
4 answers
271 views

How can I make an unrelatable villain more compelling?

6 votes
1 answer
318 views

How do you deal with an abrupt change in personality for a protagonist?

6 votes
2 answers
1k views

How can a "hero" with blue and orange morality be made relatable?

5 votes
6 answers
487 views

how can I portray a culture that practices human sacrifice as not being uncivilized?

5 votes
3 answers
444 views

How should you use sexually deviant monsters in fantasy?

5 votes
2 answers
431 views

How can I push a protagonist to a moral event horizon without making them a sympathetic Sue?

3 votes
2 answers
246 views

How can I emphasize the horror of a ritual without getting too overly graphic?

3 votes
4 answers
506 views

How do you know if your story concepts contradict each other? [closed]

3 votes
4 answers
142 views

How can you utilize tragedy as a form of character development without overusing it?

2 votes
2 answers
138 views

How can you reconcile blatant contradictions with good guy characters? [duplicate]

2 votes
4 answers
339 views

How can I portray a realistic "evil" religion?

2 votes
4 answers
165 views

How can I represent independent individuals as part of a hive mind?

2 votes
3 answers
157 views

How can I make distinctions between a hive-mind and a super consciousness?

2 votes
2 answers
246 views

How can I design a "rational" religion that eliminates faith as a requirement? [closed]

2 votes
3 answers
191 views

How do you make sex magic feel like a natural part of a setting?

1 vote
1 answer
1k views

How to write a good birth scene? [closed]

1 vote
6 answers
266 views

what techniques or approaches can I use to explore distasteful concepts while also making them necessary?

1 vote
4 answers
212 views

How to write an inversion of a messianic trope? [closed]

1 vote
2 answers
130 views

How can I make a disturbing first-person narrator compelling?

0 votes
1 answer
76 views

How can I showcase the dynamic relationship between two personalities? [duplicate]

0 votes
3 answers
165 views

Can you frame ritual suicide in a "positive" light?

-3 votes
2 answers
141 views

How can a mass murderer portray remorse for an immoral act?