Get inspired by paying attention to the world and what's around you. If you want
to be able to write a good, short story, or even a long one, then you have to keep
Jun 19, 2012 ... To stand out to the gatekeepers who hold the keys to publication, it's not enough
for your story to be good. Use these techniques to take your ...
Writing isn't easy, and writing a good story is even harder. I used to wonder how
Pixar came out with such great movies, year after year. Then, I found out a ...
Basic elements of story writing for young authors, from a popular children's author
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have made a conscious choice, good or bad, that drives the rest of the story.
May 24, 2016 ... It's not a secret: there's a limited number of plots in the world. Some say seven,
some say 20. But there are certainly more than seven or 20 ...
So, you like writing stories? And you'd like to write better ones? Then you've
come to the right page. Anyone can write a story, but writing a good one is not so
The stories that won the Show Off writing contest succeeded in that, but many of
the ... One judge in particular was good at finding the flaws in logic in stories.
Writing a good novel is hard. ... Good fiction doesn't just happen, it is designed. ...
I'm going to assume that you know how to compost your story ideas and that ...
Lots of people have asked me for advice on writing. And so I thought I'd offer five
simple tips that a beginner (or even a more-seasoned) writer might find hel...