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EDL
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  • Fort Collins, CO, USA
46 votes

I spent 25 years in prison writing epic fantasy manuscripts. All are handwritten due to my circumstances. What is the best way to get them published?

44 votes

Is calling a character a "lunatic" or "crazy" ableist when it is in reference to their erratic behavior?

34 votes

Grammarly editing my effects, should I keep them or listen to Grammarly?

30 votes
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How can I avoid overusing "I" and "I'm" in a first person short story?

29 votes
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How to include deliberate inconsistencies without it seeming like lazy or bad writing?

25 votes

Is omniscient observer POV really dead?

23 votes

Is it bad to suddenly introduce another element to your fantasy world a good ways into the story?

22 votes

How can I diversify the personalities of supernatural predators?

19 votes
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I thought I understood tenses

19 votes

How can I show that a character does something without thinking?

16 votes
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How do I use the 'Show don't tell' rule with a blind character?

14 votes
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How to clearly distinguish the settings of different scenes from each other, and make them "feel" different?

14 votes

How to Write Like a Little Kid

13 votes

In novel writing, should I change the name a character is referred to by when he reveals his name to the protagonist?

11 votes
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Is it necessary to add "had" in past tense narration when it's clear we're talking about the past?

11 votes

How do you say that a land is desolate without telling it literally in a poem?

10 votes

Term for a character that only exists to be talked to

10 votes

Is there more to writing than just the good guys versus the bad?

10 votes

What should phrases like “um” or “erm” be replaced with?

10 votes
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How to push through your inner critic

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How should I designate a break in a sentence to display a code segment?

9 votes

How to avoid overdoing deconstructive tendencies in writing?

9 votes

Should you avoid using hard-to-describe gestures and acts in a novel?

9 votes

How can my book purchase get the most money to an author?

8 votes

How do I emphasize a sentence without making it seem like the character is shouting?

7 votes

How to make a story not just constant action?

7 votes

How can I bring back a dead main character without cliches?

7 votes

Sense of humor in your sci-fi stories

7 votes

How do you describe things without making a list of characteristics?

7 votes

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