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Food of the World

Iain Sparrow said: ↑ …The only thing worse than English food, is Scottish food… Click to expand… I LOVE Scottish food. Scotland has some of the best British food going. Hmmmm… I haven’t tried their deep fried...

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Clichés

Honestly, I don’t really notice or care when cliches pop up in what I write. I kind of aim for a more defined theme and character arc, and when or if it hits a cliche I basically just brush it off and keep going. In fact there are cli...

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Neck and Shoulder Deformities and Scoliosis

Oscar Leigh said: ↑ That would particularly sensical given the “splayed foot” reference, which I’ve interpreted as slightly turned-out heel, and I don’t think there should be too many areas of his skeleton separate...

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Is Det. an acceptable shortened form of Detective (American)

“Ms. Schmidt, allow me to introduce Detective Dahmer.” “Pleased to meet you,” she said, and she was pleased. Det. Dahmer was a tall, powerfully built man with wavy green hair and sandy blond eyes, exactly her type. &...

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Novel writing tips?

Antonio Eros said: ↑ How do I get through writing my draft while ignoring the quality of the prose? How do I write when I don’t have the inspiration? How do I find better sentence starters other than the main characters name? Click ...

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Creating Names For Your Characters

I think I’ve covered this before around here somewhere, but that’s okay, I can go over it again. First off, I decided on who this person is and what their place in the story is. Then I go find ’em a name. If it’s a n...

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Andro Stack X

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Any remotely affordable way to keep a comatose person alive for decades?

Okay, so, one of the big, inciting incidents in my story is that, among other things, one day, everyone over the age of 13 suddenly has their health and youth fully restored. All diseases are cured, all damaged, broken, or even lost body pa...

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What’s your writer’s soundtrack?

Lately I’m focusing on my writing in ways I haven’t, for various reasons, in many years. Along with some new strategies, I’m slowly remembering elements that were crucial to my process years ago, and I’d almost forgo...

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How Long Would Nuclear Weapons “Last”?

Ok this sounds absurd, but it goes to something I’m writing lol How long does a nuclear weapon “last”, by that I mean how long is it still usable, or will it ever become worn out or inoperable if maintained. Like if an ato...

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