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  1. B

    Tips for a beginning writer

    Hey all, I'm just getting started writing. I found I have a lot of stories in me, but I've learned very quickly that a shitty idea can make an amazing book if it's perfectly crafted, and a brilliant idea can become absolute garbage if it's not handled well. And I want to get better. I have one...
  2. G

    Plot development

    Hi, I am really new to all this. I have just completed the first draft of my novel. It is sci fi with fantasy/horror thrown in. I am struggling a bit with plot development, how to end my novel, i do have a couple of ideas but unsure which works best. The novel begins with pov of each main...
  3. Veeborne

    Help with writing character reactions to death

    To put it briefly, I'm currently working on writing a novel where the plot revolves mainly around the death of a few characters. It's the death of those characters that sort of ends up uniting the majority of the main cast, so obviously, what comes with those deaths, is the discovery of the...
  4. Stormcat

    Worldbuilding tips, tricks, and tools.

    So I just came to the realization that the world I've been plotting and writing in is a bit... underdeveloped. I won't bore you with too many details, but basically, I've yet to divide up my fictional empire into states to show which ones are on the brink of breaking off from the empire, and...
  5. W

    Psychological horror/thriller (but not super horror-y) but feel good at the same time?

    Is this possible? I’m trying to write a story about a little girl who‘s trapped in a creepy place, filled with creepy people (so like a metaphor for the female life 😂, it’s fantasy though, the creepy peeps are more creepy creatures) and it’s kind of connected to the human mind, and also dreams...
  6. Mikeyboy_esq

    Remember to MEASURE your sales data often!

    PRO TIP: To get the most out of your book marketing efforts, I recommend checking your sales data frequently. For example, if you are running new FB ads for your latest British spy novel, keep an eye on the actual sales results before, during, and after your ads. Knowing the sales impact of your...
  7. _Koriko_

    Looking for Adventure Autors and Books

    Hi there! I'm currently writing a adventure novel, and this is a new area for me. I don't normally read adventure, but to make my book better, I think I should read more. Anyone have any writing tips or good adventure books I can read? if so, I'd be really grateful if you shared them. Thanks...
  8. mblank

    Motivation for longer works

    I get into really long and in depth works, and have a couple of novels going, but I seem to stall out pretty early. I have a plots, characters, ideas, and I can make them interesting when I actually sit down to write. So far, though, I haven't made it past 25,000 words. My main problem seems...
  9. M

    I need some advice please

    Hello everyone My name is Tina and I am new here. I have been working on this story for some time. I have about 100 pages written. I am stuck and fighting with myself on how to continue. My story has two main characters one is reading the diary of the other. I was wondering if anyone had some...
  10. X

    Need Help From Experienced Writers

    Hello, I'd like some advise if you would.... For starters, I am diffidently NOT an experienced writer. I'm pretty good at writing if I have a report or something that I'm required to write at school, but I am not one of those people who writes stories for fun. However, I want to have a career...