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How To Grow As A Writer & Never Look Back

How many hours of practice do they say it takes to master an instrument? Well double that, and you might be halfway there when it comes to the craft of writing fiction. Creative writing is difficult, but that’s what makes … Continue reading

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Which Characters Should Be In Your Novel

You have your protagonist. You have your antagonist. Good to go right? No! Of course, we all know we need to populate our stories with multiple characters, and the cast should always include certain archetypes every time. If you take … Continue reading

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Dealing With Passive Voice In Your Novel

I have an addiction. Apparently, I’m addicted to writing sentences in the passive voice. After each session of writing, I run my work through Grammarly and inevitably numerous passive voice errors pop up. I can’t stand them! If you’re like … Continue reading

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Writing A Book Made Easier

Are you starting on your first book? Maybe you’ve written ten and are looking for an easier way. Writing hacks can be very useful in getting your story idea down on paper and helping you push through the dreaded middle … Continue reading

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How To Use The Rule Of 3 In Writing.

This writing hack is often used in many novels, scripts, and TV/Film. It is so universal that, yes, you should be incorporating it into your stories. If you are new to the rule of 3, the video below will introduce … Continue reading

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Wednesdays Writing Prompt

With school, Amelia, and the body safely five states away he found himself alone within the world. Maybe he had gotten away with it or maybe the next person that picked him up had already heard of what he had … Continue reading

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Worldbuilding Within Your Novel.

The world in which your characters inhabit is as vital as the characters themselves. Your novels world will add ambiance, thrills, and much more to your story. So what is worldbuilding and how do you go about creating this world? … Continue reading

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