Writing Tips For The First Five Pages

How do you fuck up the first sentence? That's my question. Eleven Requirements For The First Pages of Your Bestseller by Katharine Grubb, 10 Minute Novelist

Jung's 12 character archetypes: Plan your characters.

Character Archetypes: Enriching your Novel's Cast

This is good. Although I can't say I fully agree - I tend to like showing feelings, but only to a certain extent I suppose. I do agree with always showing the emotions, though.

How to Avoid Tricky Grammar Mistakes: Confusing Plurals

Although I can't say I fully agree - I tend to like showing feelings, but only to a certain extent I suppose. I do agree with always showing the emotions, though.

Other things to say instead of “said” | ELA in the middle

Other things to say instead of “said”

When I started writing creative nonfiction/memoir, the issue of dialogue tags rose its nasty little head early on. I’d never given them much thought in fiction writing, and they don’t e…

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Character-creation questions that matter (instead of trivia such as, "What's their favorite color?" or, "What was their high school mascot?

Conflict – the foundation of every novel bled onto the page. Without it, your book flatlines harder than the grim reaper. No self-respecting book doctor will even attempt to resuscitate it. A…

10 Things Every Writers Needs To Know About Conflict

Conflict – the foundation of every novel bled onto the page. Without it, your book flatlines harder than the grim reaper. No self-respecting book doctor will even attempt to resuscitate it. A… (Get Him Back Writing Prompts)

As someone who's father has lots of guns and likes going hunting. I know most of these terms but it's all very useful

As someone who's father has lots of guns and likes going hunting. I know most of these terms but it's all very useful

How to kill a character

How to Kill a Character: The Checklist Infographic It bothers me when characters die needlessly.

This infographic gives brief summaries of the 12 Jungian personality archetypes, for use when building charcaters. As with any writing tools, archetypes are really most useful if you think of them as a starying block - you cannot simply reduce people to 12 options.   Most people will show traits from multiple categories. As a writer, you may want to think about each character's primary and secondary archetypes.  As always, remember: Tools, not rules!

Why You Should Never Trust Spell Check

This infographic gives brief summaries of the 12 Jungian personality archetypes, for use when building charcaters. As with any writing tools, archetypes are really most useful if you think of them as a starying block - you cannot simply reduce people to 1

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