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27.11.2012 00:35    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Plotting  Writing Craft  Writing Plot      Tags: morgan hawke  quick  dirty  storycraft  
The easiest way for me to craft a story at top speed is by deciding on the Final Climactic Scene, then plot the rest of the story to make that scene happen
 
23.11.2012 13:32    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Craft  Creative Nonfiction      Tags: richard goodman  fiction techniques  characters  
What about dealing with “characters” in nonfiction? The fact that the characters in the story are, or were, actually alive can be an inhibitor to good prose.
 
23.11.2012 13:26    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Craft  Creative Nonfiction      Tags: richard goodman  fiction techniques  the narratorr  
It all begins with character. Character is at the heart of any story. We remember books by their characters.
 
23.11.2012 13:19    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Craft  Creative Nonfiction      Tags: richard goodman  fiction techniques  drama  
We writers all want it. We all need it. We want our readers to be thrilled, excited, moved, and, most of all, not bored.
 
23.11.2012 13:13    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Craft  Creative Nonfiction      Tags: richard goodman  fiction techniques  setting the scene  
A great irony of creative nonfiction is that one of its chief assets is also one of its chief liabilities. This is the fact that in nonfiction everything actually happened
 
27.12.2011 12:56    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Tips      Tags: personification  writing  shery ma belle arrieta  
Personification is one of the more commonly used figures of speech. It is giving human attributes such as feelings, actions, thoughts and habits to non-human things (animals, objects or ideas).
 
11.11.2011 10:48    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Characters  Writing Romance  Writing Tips      Tags: romance characters  heroine  romance  characters  rachel carrington  
If you've written for any length of time then you know characterization is important to shape your characters so that the readers either love them or hate them.
 
23.10.2011 14:02    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Characters      Tags: alpha heroines  female protagonist  elaine hopper  
The debate rages on between alpha, beta, and now gamma heroes regarding which one is the best hero. Personally, I'm partial to tall, dark, and handsome alpha males.
 
23.10.2011 13:45    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Characters      Tags: heroine  female protagonist  sharon sala  
What's your perception of the word - heroine? Is it someone who's done something heroic, or is it simply the female protagonist in our stories? Must they be the same?
 
23.10.2011 13:14    Comments: 0    Categories: Fiction Elements  Fiction Writing  Writing Characters      Tags: character arc  characters  arc  melanie anne phillips  
Does your Main Character Change or Remain Steadfast? A lot of writers think a character must Change in order to grow.
 
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