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70 votes

What can a novel do that film and TV cannot?

61 votes

How to make the reader think that the *character's* logic is flawed instead of the author's?

23 votes

Do writers write philosophical essays?

19 votes

If I'm writing in US English, am I not allowed to use the metric system?

18 votes

How to write a convincing character with a opinion that differs from the author's?

11 votes

First Chapter for Free?

11 votes

What should be the ideal length of sentences in a blog post for ease of reading?

10 votes

What are the Pros and Cons of long names?

10 votes

Avoiding repetition when there are two unidentified individuals

8 votes

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

6 votes
Accepted

How to cue in our readers that we are using an uncommon symbolism?

4 votes

How to make an email less "me" centric?

3 votes
Accepted

How to make the murder's identity less obvious, or make the obviousness not matter?

3 votes

What are some standards in naming a software/hardware version?

3 votes

What is the term for an accessible character that knows nothing?

3 votes
Accepted

How to format dialogue with an embedded long monologue

2 votes

How to "defy" physics on a sci-fi?

2 votes

How do I handle unintentional occurences of politically hot topics?

2 votes

What is the difference between Tension, Suspense and Mystery?

2 votes

Does the following opening grip you?

2 votes

How to explain the main plot with science based concepts, without the non-sci-fi fans getting bored?

2 votes

How to differentiate narration and thoughts in the first person POV?

1 vote

Conflict and antagonist in a certain subtype of erotic novels

1 vote

How to write references?

1 vote

Is there a "right" way to interpret a novel? If so, how do we make sure our novel is interpreted correctly?

1 vote

Tension built upon whether the main character will commit suicide or not. Problem: I'm using first person narrative

1 vote

Time measures in fantasy worlds

1 vote

How to demonstrate an evolution of magic without it seeming like it is improvised?

1 vote
Accepted

Alien checking, by making questions

1 vote

Is there a complete guideline for which tense to use?