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General Q&A about the craft of professional writing, editing, and publishing. Questions about all types of writing are welcome -- fiction, technical documentation, scholarly articles, poetry, scriptwriting, blogs, and more.

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How to train readers in Argot or Slang

1 answer  ·  last activity 9 days ago by aCVn

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Using accents while staying legible

1 answer  ·  last activity 8 days ago by Mark Baker

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Action scene pacing and clarity

1 answer  ·  last activity 17 days ago by Mark Baker

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How can I pinpoint a story's moral dilemma?

4 answers  ·  last activity 21 days ago by DPT

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How can I make a character sound condescending?

2 answers  ·  last activity about 1 month ago by aCVn

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"The tale how" vs. "The tale of how"

2 answers  ·  last activity 22 days ago by xtal

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How do I deliver a historical plot reveal?

2 answers  ·  last activity about 2 months ago by Mark Baker

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Choice of words on writing

2 answers  ·  last activity 3 months ago by Secespitus

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Is there a formula for creating stakes?

6 answers  ·  last activity 4 months ago by Kevin

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Good exposition examples

2 answers  ·  last activity 6 months ago by Mark Baker

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Writing my first book

3 answers  ·  last activity 7 months ago by System

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How to name MC after revealing body change?

3 answers  ·  last activity 7 months ago by System

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Questionable behavior by editor

2 answers  ·  last activity 7 months ago by System

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