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|Writing Action and Adventure|
Action/Adventure focuses on the journey and action in every story. Want to get the scenes right? These tips should help.
The COW is full and our house is clean and on the market. Now if someone would just make us an offer!
|#5045:||Contests & Activities||spidey|
Just when I was getting into the swing of things...
Firsthand accounts and incredible imagery of bygone eras are only a conversation away.
|#5033:||Fantasy||arakun the twisted raccoon|
|Living in a Fantasy World|
The art of worldbuilding
|Get Your Money's Worth!|
Figure out what you need!
|#5041:||Horror/Scary||LJPC - the tortoise|
This newsletter is about how to recognize clichés and weed them out.
|Considering the Basics|
First person or third? Past or present tense? Tone, language... all these need to be considered when writing a story.
|All Synonyms Are Not Created Equal|
The importance of knowing the true definition of a synonym before you use it.
|Playing on Reader Expectations|
Bait and Switch: How to take the reader down the primrose path and make broken rules work effectively.
|Can a Place be Romantic?|
What is it that makes places romantic? Certainly not its train stations or airports.
How attending a court proceeding might inspire your muse
|Mind Your Self|
Paying attention to our surroundings yields piece, love, and understanding.
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