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Good advice on specificity in writing. fb.me/5XLSfq6KD


The best books use foreshadowing to ensure readers have all the pieces they need going into the climax. #writetip


Top 10 Ways to Rivet Readers with Plot Reveals bit.ly/plot-reveals #amwriting


Conflict is an important ingredient that can sometimes get lost amidst the clutter of too many characters. #writetip


A New Way to Think About Scene Structure ow.ly/ZyQu307NZdh #amwriting


3 Ways to Manage a Huge Cast of Characters bit.ly/huge-cast #amwriting

How to Describe a Person Vividly – 7 Tips (with Examples) |

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“The best stories are the ones with the unexpected plot twists that no one would have guessed, even the writer.”-Shannon L. Alder #amwriting


Man vs. Society is a lot like Man vs. Setting with the addition of an oppressive societal structure. #writetip


The #1 Way to Write Intense Story Conflict ow.ly/y3By3083N7N #amwriting


Overexplaining in fiction causes flabby sentences, confused metaphors, and condescending descriptions. #writetip


Deepen Your Story With Character Misdirection ow.ly/tMij308floP #amwriting


Use Foreshadowing to Keep Readers Reading bit.ly/use-foreshadow #amwriting


Writing Question of the Day: Where will your protagonist’s final confrontation with the conflict take place in the climax? #WQOTD


The narrating characters will control the tone and flow of the story, and, in large part, decide whether or not the book works. #writetip


New Story Structure Database entry: Ben-Hur (1959), submitted by Theodora Hester helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/movie-storystr #amwriting


How to Find Exactly the Right Story Hook bit.ly/story-hook #amwriting


Fiction revolves around relationships: a romantic couple, parents and children, friends, even a man and his volleyball. #writetip


3 Essential Elements to Crafting Believable Romance via

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6 Bits of Common Writing Advice You’re Misusing ow.ly/EQKU308xCxc #amwriting


By studying Pride and Prejudice chapter by chapter and creating chapters and scenes based on Pride and… fb.me/30AwqB2lu


#YouKnowYouAreAWriterWhen you ask yourself about every character, “What if they weren’t who everyone thought?”


Writing Question of the Day: Does your character’s job play a role in the story? #WQOTD


Top 10 Ways to Rivet Readers with Plot Reveals ow.ly/2blR308Wbj6 #amwriting


Who Said What? – Identifying Dialogue Speakers bit.ly/identifying-sp #amwriting


Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 56: Unfulfilled Foreshadowing ow.ly/8uKC308WbHy #amwriting


Know Your Character’s Language by

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Good advice about dialogue for writers. fb.me/T8WaBUVq


Are You Over-Thinking Your First Draft? helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/are-you-over-t


Learn How to Pace Your Story (and Mind-Control Your Readers) in Just 8 Steps ow.ly/LDeF308WbUs #amwriting

Create Powerful Character Arcs in 6 Steps bit.ly/powerful-arcs #amwriting


8 Ways to Troubleshoot a Scene–and 5 Ways Make It Fabulous ow.ly/muRS309btWe #amwriting

When you let even an exciting scene drag on too long, tedium is the result. #writetip


I’M NOT DEAD! But I have been on the run for the past year. First the Jesuits were gunning for me after exposing… fb.me/78NRVp8be – Jane M. Agni at Twitter


Writing Tips: 7 Steps to Deal with Overwriting by

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The Most Common Manuscript Malfunctions (and How to Avoid Them) by

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The Triangle of Romantic Suspense by

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The Lazy Author’s 6-Question Guide to Writing an Original Book ow.ly/QhgU309buPu #amwriting


The Importance of the Adversarial Ally by

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The Lazy Author’s 6-Question Guide to Writing an Original Book bit.ly/originality-gu #amwriting


The single most important element in convincing a reader to continue reading past your first page is an unanswered question.#writetip

The important thing to remember about presenting your story’s opening dramatic question is that it must be specific. #writetip


6 Ways to Get Into Your Character’s Head via

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If you have only two speakers, you only need to indicate the speaker every few lines. #writetip


Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 57: Dead-End Relationships ow.ly/vGLD309q7ID #amwriting


The Lazy Author’s 6-Question Guide to Writing an Original Book ow.ly/eclZ309EAep #amwriting


The best stories are those that feature protagonists and antagonists who share more in common than not. #writetip


Just because we study and admire the style of another writer does not mean we are on an ego trip…. fb.me/3v2Qv0grm


When your protagonist & antagonist share common personality traits, you open all kinds of scope for exploring both characters. #writetip

Yup, I am a dispensationalist. I also hope to be the first Christian writer of dispensational persuasion who… fb.me/5OtOVayo1


Heroes and villains don’t even necessarily need to have different value systems. #writetip


My favorite kind of character has always been the antagonist who thinks he/she is the protagonist.


I am studying stories about the plot pattern I am using for my book in progress Lusts & Acclaim, which is about… fb.me/3rN1q7UvF


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This is a goldmine for screenwriter and novelists in plotting your book! My work in progress is using Discovery….https://www.slideshare.net/UnknownScreenwriter/20-master-plots-and-how-to-build-them-13715920?ref=https://cards-frame.twitter.com/i/cards/tfw/v1/uc/842112215201284096


Another goldmine for writers who need to plot. I would say my work in progress is Faulty Judgment & Discovery…. fb.me/1h2ZNGmED


Got to remember this for my book in progress Lusts & Acclaim. Writers, like me, who want to write for posterity,… fb.me/1Lm2VUiIb


Here’s the Right Way to Use Symbolism in Your Story ow.ly/bA3Z309SsrZ #amwriting


Vague writing is weak writing. #writetip

Most Common Writing Mistakes, Pt. 57: Dead-End Relationships ow.ly/A329309SsMd #amwriting


If you are bold, precise, and definite in your choice of words, your readers will feel the power of your prose. #writetip


I’m studying Jane Eyre right now. Will keep this in mind. fb.me/8wPs7k4Yp


Learn How to Pace Your Story (and Mind-Control Your Readers) in Just 8 Steps ow.ly/QoJi309Su06 #amwriting


Should Stories Offer Messages? bit.ly/messages-in-st #amwriting


We pray for those injured and for the families of those killed in London terror attack. https://www.foxnews.com/world/uk-parliament-terror-attack-5-dead-including-cop-and-alleged-assailant-in-sick-and-depraved-act


If you are bold, precise, and definite in your choice of words, your readers will feel the power of your prose. #writetip


Tips for busy bibliophiles who have trouble finding time to read by

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Find Out When It’s a Good Idea to Use a Made-Up Setting bit.ly/made-up-settin #amwriting


“If you can’t make your story work in a logline, it won’t work as a full-length narrative—period.” –

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3 Ways to Add Depth to a Novel by

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How to Develop the Voice of Your Character: 12 Questions via

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Dear Me: How Fiction Authors Adapt to Writing Memoir by

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Spend your setting dollars wisely by using them to sketch only the vivid essentials. #writetip


Go the fuck away. https://time.com/4716072/hillary-clinton-san-francisco-speech-donald-trump/?xid=time_socialflow_twitter


How the Most Common Deathbed Regrets Can Improve Your Writing by

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Are You Creating Complexity or Chaos in Your Writing? by

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An Easy Way to Notch Up Your Scene Conflict bit.ly/complicated-sc #amwriting


“Does This Scene Deserve a Place in Your Story? 2 Ways to Find Out” buff.ly/2oWcols by

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Writing What’s Evil >:D (Without Promoting It) by

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