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88 votes

"Dear Stack Exchange, I am very disappointed in you" - How to construct a strong opening line in a letter?

71 votes

Should I use the words "pyromancy" and "necromancy" even if they don't mean what people think they do?

23 votes

Help, I cannot decide when to start the story

20 votes

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

18 votes
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Spicing up a moment of peace

16 votes
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As a discovery writer, how do I complete an unfinished novel (which has highly diverged from the original plot ) after a time-gap?

15 votes

Character is called by their first initial. How do I write it?

13 votes

How can I convince my reader that I will not use a certain trope?

10 votes

Rapid change in character

9 votes

What are some bad ways to subvert tropes?

8 votes

Point of View Confusion

7 votes

How do I stop my characters falling in love?

6 votes
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English words in a non-english sci-fi novel

6 votes

What makes a character irredeemable?

5 votes

Is it uncompelling to continue the story with lower stakes?

3 votes
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How do I write a compelling villain-all-along twist?

3 votes

How do we know if a dialogue sounds unnatural without asking for feedback?

2 votes

How do I start off in web comics?

2 votes

Secondary characters in character-study fiction

2 votes

Can I name a male character Artemis?

2 votes

How to write a non-fiction book?

1 vote

Is it true that "Any story can be great in the hands of the right storyteller"?

1 vote

Is it advisable to add a location heads-up when a scene changes in a novel?

0 votes

Introducing evil characters before the evil deeds take place

0 votes

How to write a sincerely religious protagonist without preaching or affirming or judging their worldview?

0 votes

How to write an inversion of a messianic trope?