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Types of Writers and 10 Tips For Joining A Writer’s Group

Originally posted on Morgan Hazelwood: Writer In Progress:
I’ve heard myths of writers who produce amazing works from within a vacuum. Writing can be very solitary work. You, the keyboard, and the depths of your imagination. It’s easy to feel like you’re locked away from the world (or perhaps escaping from the world) while you craft the story you want to tell. It doesn’t have to be that way. In…

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Paws and Prose: Creating Character

Building characters is one of the hardest steps of writing a story. Without a character in mind, you cannot tell a story and so it is an important step but what makes a good character? What makes the reader care about the tiny life you put onto a page? This post will discuss the sympathy, motivation and understanding of a character that needs to take place for the character to be strong and well-rounded.

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Paws and Prose: Chekhov’s Gun

Originally posted on It’s Me, Lizzie!:
Hello writers! I’ve got another piece of writing advice for you today. Specifically, Chekhov’s gun—but also, Chekhov’s gum. You should be familiar with both sides. Many writers will be familiar with the dramatic principle of Chekhov’s gun. Specifically, it states that if you introduce a gun in Act 1, then the gun must be fired by Act 3. If you say in the…

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Paws and Prose: 3 Types of Antagonist: Bad Guys that Will Interest the Audience

Originally posted on It’s Me, Lizzie!:
In my writing posts, I’ve talked a lot about different types of antagonists. Today, I’m going to talk about a few more. It took a while because I had trouble defining these three, but I think I’ve got it down. So let’s begin. Make sure that you check out 5 Types of Antagonist and 4 Types of Villain as well. 1. The Crowley…

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