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  • 20 Fantasy Story Ideas
    by Ruthanne Reid on August 11, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    The article 20 Fantasy Story Ideas appeared first on The Write Practice. Our goal is to create and maintain writing momentum—but you may need a tiny push to get moving. Consider this your push. For the next few weeks, I'll be delighted to share short story ideas with you, and […]

  • 20 Fantasy Story Ideas
    by Ruthanne Reid on August 11, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    The article 20 Fantasy Story Ideas appeared first on The Write Practice. Our goal is to create and maintain writing momentum—but you may need a tiny push to get moving. Consider this your push. For the next few weeks, I'll be delighted to share short story ideas with you, and […]

  • Why a Strong Plot Requires a Significant Goal
    by Writing Coach on August 11, 2022 at 9:00 am

    By September C. Fawkes Many say plot begins with conflict. But you can’t have conflict if you don’t have an antagonistic force. And you can’t have an antagonistic force, unless your protagonist has a goal, a want; opposition doesn’t exist until it’s in the way of […]

  • How to Format a Book: 10 Tips Your Editor Wants You To Know
    by Blake Atwood on August 10, 2022 at 3:21 pm

    You've written a book, and now you need to figure out the manuscript format. Do yourself (and your editor!) a favor and follow this advice.

  • One Quick Tip for Effective First-Person Writing
    by Ruthanne Reid on August 10, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    The article One Quick Tip for Effective First-Person Writing appeared first on The Write Practice. First-person perspective is kind of like cheese: some people love it, some people hate it, and when it's poorly done, it grates. Sorry for the pun. I personally love first-person, […]

  • One Quick Tip for Effective First-Person Writing
    by Ruthanne Reid on August 10, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    The article One Quick Tip for Effective First-Person Writing appeared first on The Write Practice. First-person perspective is kind of like cheese: some people love it, some people hate it, and when it's poorly done, it grates. Sorry for the pun. I personally love first-person, […]

  • Dialogue Tags: What Are They and How To Use Them
    by Kellie McGann on August 9, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    The article Dialogue Tags: What Are They and How To Use Them appeared first on The Write Practice. Writers encounter dialogue every day, but too often recently I've seen great stories ruined by choppy, incoherent, and straight up weird dialogue. Let's break down the essentials […]

  • Dialogue Tags: What Are They and How To Use Them
    by Kellie McGann on August 9, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    The article Dialogue Tags: What Are They and How To Use Them appeared first on The Write Practice. Writers encounter dialogue every day, but too often recently I've seen great stories ruined by choppy, incoherent, and straight up weird dialogue. Let's break down the essentials […]

  • 3 Tricks to Reel Your Reader in With Flashbacks
    by MARISSA GRAFF - Resident Writing Coach on August 9, 2022 at 9:00 am

    We oftentimes hear the word flashback and we begin to think of all the don’ts associated with them. Don’t use them too early. Don’t let them go on too long. Don’t include too many. The list goes on and on. Flashbacks get a bad rap because they’re oftentimes […]

  • Why Is Dialogue Important? 7 Roles Dialogue Plays in a Story
    by Joslyn Chase on August 8, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    The article Why Is Dialogue Important? 7 Roles Dialogue Plays in a Story appeared first on The Write Practice. If you’re looking for a surefire way to improve your story, you’ll be happy to know there’s a fast-acting method at your disposal. According to writing expert […]

  • Why Is Dialogue Important? 7 Roles Dialogue Plays in a Story
    by Joslyn Chase on August 8, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    The article Why Is Dialogue Important? 7 Roles Dialogue Plays in a Story appeared first on The Write Practice. If you’re looking for a surefire way to improve your story, you’ll be happy to know there’s a fast-acting method at your disposal. According to writing expert […]

  • Selling Books Direct On Shopify With Morgana Best
    on August 8, 2022 at 6:10 am

    Selling your books direct to readers and listeners can bring you more money, faster, and allow you to control your customer's experience and data. Morgana Best explains why selling direct is so important for an author business, and some of her tips for implementing a Shopify […]