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Plot and structure are like gravity. You can work with them or you can fight against them, but either way they’re as real as a the keyboard at your fingertips. Getting a solid grasp on the foundations of plot and structure, and learning to work in harmon

A Writer's Cheatsheet to Plot and Structure

Getting a solid grasp on the foundations of plot and structure, and learning to work in harmony with principles will take your stories to the next level.

 Mid-drafting-marathon or mid-Nanowrimo your plot ideas can turn stale. But I've got your back lionheart. Read on for 50 plot twists. One of 'em is sure to save your bacon.

Fifty Plot Twist Ideas for Your Work-In-Progress! — Lucy Flint

Hey there, lionhearts! I hope you find the following fifty plot twists fun and exciting and helpful. And if you want more where they came from... check out the new idea series I've just posted! It's a nine-part series (I know, I know, I get carried away!) on EVERYTHING I know about

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WRITING MY NOVEL | Outlining & Plotting — Helen Redfern

I have been working on my novel for many years. I’ve had confidence issues, fear issues, procrastination issues…but now I’ve decided enough is enough and it’s time to get on with it. This is a vlog of my progress and for this month I show how I am outlining and re-plotting my manuscript.

Massive List of Resources to Make Money Writing This is a massive list of resources for struggling (or aspiring) writers. I've shared all of my favorite writer's tips. Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Jobs, Creative Writing Inspiration, Writing Images, Thesis Writing, Business Writing

A Massive List of Resources to Make Money Writing - AliciaJoy.Net

This is a massive list of resources for writers, especially those who are struggling.

Avoiding Stilted Dialogue-author toolbox - The Manuscript Shredder Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Words, Fiction Writing, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Dialogue Writing

Avoiding Stilted Dialogue-author toolbox - The Manuscript Shredder

Bad dialogue will ruin an otherwise great story. Don’t fall into these common traps.

Literary fiction writers tend to avoid plot. We’re trained to be plot snobs, focused only on character development and description and point-of-view amongst other things. Plot is tension, plot is drama, plot IS story. Literary Fiction, Fiction Writing, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Writing Ideas

How to Write a Character-Driven Plot in 4 Steps — Rachel Giesel Grimm

Literary fiction writers tend to avoid plot. We’re trained to be plot snobs, focused only on character development and description and point-of-view amongst other things. But your story can’t be plotless. Plot is tension, plot is drama, plot IS story. So we must learn to fuse plot and character seam

Creating a Killer First Line - The Manuscript Shredder Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Quotes, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Prompts, Creative Writing Inspiration, Better Writing

Creating a Killer First Line - The Manuscript Shredder

The first line is the most examined line in your entire book. Make sure your's is selling your story.

Hannah Heath: Why You Should Intentionally Write Messages Into Your Stories

Why You Should Intentionally Write Messages Into Your Stories

"That book changed my life." "This character's strength helped me through a rough patch." "That message was one I really needed to hea...

Want to know how to create an unsettling atmosphere in your story? Our Pep & Prompt series has the answers. Book Writing Tips, Writing Genres, Writing Words, Fiction Writing, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Workshop

How to create an unsettling atmosphere in your story

If you only write one thing this week, make it this: How do you create an unsettling atmosphere in your writing, and what is liminal space?

Lauryn April Writes: Tips for Writing Dual POVs with Distinctive Voices - Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Quotes, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Prompts, Writing Ideas, Reading Quotes

Tips for Writing Dual POVs with Distinctive Voices

Lauryn April blogs about writing, reading, reviews and self-publishing. Supports indie authors, and writes YA and NA paranormal romance.

to End a Story How to End A Story. Great writing tips for creative writing. You have to check them out.How to End A Story. Great writing tips for creative writing. You have to check them out. Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Quotes, Writing Process, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Guide, Writing Genres

How to End a Story - The Art of Narrative

Knowing how to end a story is one of the most important skills in fiction writing. Learn six key factors that will ensure you nail the ending of your story!

Was tun mit Ihrem Inciting Incident - The Art of Narrative? - What to do with your Inciting Incident – The Art of Narrative Schreiben

What to do with your Inciting Incident - The Art of Narrative

Learn how to write an inciting incident and the five essentials that your inciting incident must address to set off an effective conflict for your plot.

Lets talk reader engagement. A writer can create tension and hook readers through three situations: mystery suspense and dramatic irony. Creative Writing Tips, Book Writing Tips, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Prompts, Writing Workshop, Memoir Writing, Editing Writing

3 Techniques for Creating Tension | Storm Writing School

Let’s talk reader engagement. A writer can create tension and hook readers through three situations: mystery, suspense, and dramatic irony.

to plan your novel so you can write your first draft in 30 days - and have it stronger than if you'd taken a year.How to plan your novel so you can write your first draft in 30 days - and have it stronger than if you'd taken a year.

How to write a novel step by step | Free guide to writing a novel

Step-by-step guide to writing a novel, from idea to completed manuscript. Learn the craft of storytelling at the same time as completing your first novel.

Go Teen Writers: 30 Things I've Learned About Writing That Made A Big Difference - GREAT list that includes LINKS to expanded articles on multiple topics, and those articles are really great ones

30 Things I've Learned About Writing That Made A Big Difference

by Stephanie Morrill Stephanie writes young adult contemporary novels and is the creator of GoTeenWriters.com. Her novels include The Re...

7 Absolutely Essential Tips for Writing Sarcastically Ah. The post you all thought you wanted. It’s finally here. Hannah writing an instructional about how to incorporate sarcasm into writing….Writing Tips For Beginners

7 Absolutely Essential Tips for Writing Sarcastically

Ah. The post you all thought you wanted. It's finally here. Hannah writing an instructional about how to incorporate sarcasm into writing. What could possibly go wrong? Before we get started, I am going to make two things abundantly clear. The word sarcasm? It doesn't mean what you think it means. In fact, when you use the word "sarcasm," the word you are looking for is probably "irony." See, irony is a type of humor where you express your meaning by using words or phrases that generally…