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Do all protagonists need a specific outer motivation?

Seems like the answer to your question falls in either goal modification during story progression, or a tiered goal system. Obviously he’s right in the fact you want your protagonist going for something, you wouldn’t have a stor...

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creating character – detailed or not

If you enjoy character development, do it. When you feel it has become a burden, you’ve probably done enough. Focus on telling your story. There is no doubt on my mind – writing down every even remotely important character’s e...

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OurJud said: ↑ Well, I don’t know what timescale you’re working to with that comment, but To Have and Have Not was written in 1937, so where does that land? I suppose you’d have to give it a read, but I’m finding i...

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Improving Poetry Contest – Post your ideas!

Hello Everyone, This is something that’s been dwindling in the back of my head, and I figured I’d bring it up here to have a bit of a vote on it, or at least get some general opinions. As you know in some cases certain authors w...

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Poetry Contest #326 || Theme: Ring

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Dictation (seeking advice on freewriting and dictating stories)

What is your approach for dictating a story? I researched this topic. I think I’ll need a voice activated recorder in my case because I stop the recorder often by pressing the stop button(freewriting is extremly difficult while dictat...

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Character Development in a Fantasy Setting

Hello, I’m a first time writer. I have been reading some of the advice given to a few of the different blocks I seem to have and everything is very helpful. I have a back story and a goal for my main character. Even the world that the...

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What words have you come across?

I like discovering, or rediscovering, words. Thought it might be nice to have a thread to share these words and for others to post their’s too. Tell us where/how you found the words too. Today I found drey. I’ve never heard it before an...

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Need advice ! How can I begin??

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Footsteps

My colleague says that ‘everybody knows about this for ten years at least.’ But my opinion remains probably on my day I am the winner, a champion in the walking stakes.. This Tuesday walking 19,818 steps. I have the calves of a ...

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