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A collection of writing tips curated by fellow writers! :) Please invite others! If you have a writing blog, feel free to post something from there! Message me if you would like to join! (If you comment on a pin I might not see it)

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Plot holes are a dreaded but inevitable reality of writing fiction. Every author runs into them in the process of writing a novel at some point or another. Even if it seems impossible at the moment to fix certain ones that seem intent on breaking your story, there is always a way out. Here are some tips on how to deal with plot holes and slay them like a master when they arise. #writinganovel #writingfiction #writingadvice #writingtips #writers #authors

6 Tips for Dealing with Plot Holes When Writing a Novel - Lindsay Elizabeth

Dealing with plot holes is an inevitable part of writing a novel. These tips will help you keep your cool and slay them like a master when they arise.

You don't realise how confusing your novel really is.

Readers hate to be confused

Jack Bickham's Scene and Structure provides a detailed & profound guide to storytelling. Here's an ultimate guide to the book's highlights.

This approach, from Jack Bickham, is really simple -- but it works.

Is your story wandering off track?

Jack Bickham's Scene and Structure provides a detailed & profound guide to storytelling. Here's an ultimate guide to the book's highlights.

Inspired to write a fairy tale retelling but not sure how you can make it unique? The classic fairy tales we know and love have been around for centuries (in some cases, even longer) and have seen countless iterations. So, how do you write something that hasn’t been done yet? This post is full of ideas and advice on how to put an intriguing twist on a fairy tale that will set yours apart. #writingtips #storytelling #fairytales #fairytaleretellings #authors #writers
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How to Write a Unique Fairytale Retelling

Inspired to write a fairy tale retelling? This post is full of ideas and advice on how to put a unique twist on classic fairy tales to set yours apart.

How long can someone be underwater, go without food, or be suffocated and survive? How will they overcome snakebites, gunshot wounds, and more? Not Quite Dead: A Writer's Guide to Serious Injuries and Calamities - writing resource Fiction Writing, Writing Quotes, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing A Book, Writing Ideas, Writing Guide

Not Quite Dead: A Writer’s Guide to Serious Injuries and Calamities

Sometimes I want to make it seem like a character might die — but hey, guess what! She makes it! A lot of fiction writers, especially those who write fantasy, science fiction, thrillers, and …

I didn't realise that POV and plot were so connected.

9 plotting lessons

Jack Bickham's Scene and Structure provides a detailed & profound guide to storytelling. Here's an ultimate guide to the book's highlights.

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When you're looking for the right editor for your book, you don't want to trust the job to just anyone. Here are a few basics to look for that will set your mind at ease and help you find the best editor for YOU. #bookeditor #editor #novelwriting #writingadvice #writingtips Writing Styles, Writing Advice, Old Quotes, Great Quotes, Authors, Writers, Easy Reader, Find A Book, Word Of Mouth

What Should I Look for When Hiring a Book Editor? — Easy Reader Editing

How can you find a good and trustworthy book editor? Here are some essential things to look for.

How to write better sentences and improve your writing skills. Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Help, Essay Writing, Writing A Book, Fiction Writing, Business Writing Skills, Blog Writing Tips

Better Sentences | Daniel David Wallace

Join the 5,000+ writers who have downloaded this free e-book. Ten lessons on writing style, simply explained.

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Write Better Sentences

Join the 5,000+ writers who have downloaded this free e-book. Ten lessons on writing style, simply explained.

My review of this compelling storytelling guide: plot, narration, and character.

Jack Bickham's Scene and Structure

Jack Bickham's Scene and Structure provides a detailed & profound guide to storytelling. Here's an ultimate guide to the book's highlights.

Previous pinned wrote: This quick course really improved my writing skills. A lot of good material here about telling a story. Fiction Writing, Writing Quotes, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts

Join the Character First Story

Join this free writing course to improve your plotting skills, get started on a brand new story, and learn all about character-first writing.

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Improve your novel's chapters

Jack Bickham's Scene and Structure provides a detailed & profound guide to storytelling. Here's an ultimate guide to the book's highlights.

"Editing" has a number of meanings. Find out what type of editing your book needs before hiring the wrong person for the job. Writing Process, Writing Tips, Authors, Writers, Easy Reader, Types Of Books, Wrong Person, What Type

4 Basic Types of Book Editing

Learn what each type of editor does so you know who to hire, when to hire them, and what to expect.

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