Writing Advice: by Chuck Palahniuk In six seconds, you’ll hate me. But in six months, you’ll be a better writer. From this point forward—at least for the next half year—you may not use “thought” verbs. These include: Thinks, Knows, Understands, Realizes, Believes, Wants, Remembers, Imagines, Desires, and a hundred others you love to use. The list should also include: Loves and Hates. And it should include: Is and Has, but we’ll get to those later. Until some time around Christmas,Weiterlesen
writeworld: Writer’s Block A picture says a thousand words. Write them. Mission: Write a story, a description, a poem, a metaphor, a commentary, or a critique about this picture. Write something about this picture. Be sure to tag writeworld in your block!
unblockingwritersblock: Unfortunately, as humans are not omniscient or particularly genius about anything and everything that can be learned, we need help sometimes. That’s what I’m here for. Ladies and gentleman and others, I present to you the absolute Masterpost of all things writing. General Resources: Online Dictionary Online Encyclopedia Online Thesaurus Online Spellcheck Online Grammar Check How To Write Grammar and Punctuation How To Write Short Stories How Long Should My Novel Be? How To Write Flash Fiction How ToWeiterlesen
fictionwritingtips: A lot of writers might argue that romance in YA lit is a boring old trope that needs to die. If you’re into reading YA lit, it’s been nearly impossible for you to avoid the “she was a normal girl until she met [insert cool boy character]”, but I’m here to argue that romance and love triangles aren’t necessarily the problem in young adult novels. The problem is when the main character completely loses all of their power andWeiterlesen
fuckyeahcharacterdevelopment: I’m not sure if you mean general advice, or if you want information relating to what it’s like to be female (as we did for an anon a little while back but vice versa), so I’ll do a bit of both. I’ll put headers over each section respectively so you can just jump to the bit you need. Long post ahead, tw: sex mention, nsfw, rape mention, blood mention. Note: I want to apologise in advance in case IWeiterlesen