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Kale Slade
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31 votes
11 answers
9k views

How to detach yourself from a character you're going to kill?

26 votes
11 answers
8k views

How to prevent "they're falling in love" trope

22 votes
12 answers
8k views

How can I make a character who isn't a jerk seem like one?

16 votes
5 answers
2k views

How to write a vulnerable moment without it seeming cliche or mushy?

15 votes
10 answers
9k views

Choosing between two people in a romance?

11 votes
9 answers
3k views

How do I draw attention to a girl's chest without making it overly lewd?

11 votes
4 answers
2k views

How to tease a romance without a cat and mouse chase?

7 votes
4 answers
453 views

How to write about a homosexual relationship when I haven't experienced one?

6 votes
4 answers
592 views

How to tell people you write smut/erotica/porn

6 votes
4 answers
2k views

How to provide realism without making readers think grimdark

5 votes
7 answers
6k views

How crucial is a waifu game storyline?

4 votes
2 answers
332 views

How to change the readers opinion of a character?

4 votes
2 answers
181 views

How to make a romantic subplot without dragging it out?

4 votes
4 answers
512 views

How to write about trauma I never experienced

4 votes
2 answers
818 views

How to turn an Alternate Universe into an original story?

4 votes
6 answers
4k views

How to introduce a large amount of characters in the first chapter?

3 votes
4 answers
2k views

How young can a "motherly" character be?

3 votes
4 answers
1k views

How can a main character in a visual novel attract people of different personalities besides having a single trait each of them is attracted to?

3 votes
3 answers
207 views

How to write a character as vulnerable yet capable?

3 votes
5 answers
244 views

How to write about a character adversely different to you

3 votes
4 answers
712 views

Where is the line between a tough love character and a pure asshole?

2 votes
3 answers
372 views

Where's the line between confident and upfront and being a jerk?

2 votes
3 answers
146 views

How to write someone who wants desperately to have emotional bonds but pushes others away because they feel they don't deserve it?

2 votes
3 answers
139 views

Do I need less exposition if I'm going to add images?

2 votes
1 answer
313 views

How many times should I mention a character's name when the interactions are among the same sex?

1 vote
3 answers
392 views

How to describe a character without dialogue?

1 vote
3 answers
97 views

How to introduce multiple outfits in a short amount of time?

1 vote
4 answers
318 views

How to have a character make a drastic character change in a short amount of time (i.e. the first quarter of the book)? [closed]

1 vote
4 answers
219 views

How to deal with fan's wants/criticism with a series?

0 votes
3 answers
239 views

How much realism do I put into a war simulation story for Young Adults?