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Q&A How to convey the anatomy of a humanoid race?

4 answers  ·  posted over 2 years ago by Sangeetha‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by DPT‭

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Q&A Transitional sections

4 answers  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by Chris Sunami‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Mark Baker‭

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Q&A Is having elaborate metaphors ever a bad thing?

2 answers  ·  posted over 2 years ago by Yukang Jiang‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Mark Baker‭

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Q&A Describing big cities and using slang words while writing [closed]

3 answers  ·  posted over 5 years ago by M. McGarry‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Best blind sequence? [closed]

1 answer  ·  posted almost 8 years ago by A Blue Shoe‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to come up with the setting for the fiction novel?

3 answers  ·  posted over 7 years ago by Anton‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A What are the ethics of using real-world house addresses in historical fiction?

2 answers  ·  posted almost 8 years ago by Jerenda‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Is having a specific town for a setting in a young-adult novel a bad thing?

2 answers  ·  posted over 8 years ago by Seanny123‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A In a thriller, should my famous cities be familiar, or fresh?

1 answer  ·  posted over 8 years ago by Standback‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Deciding the setting: real or invented?

2 answers  ·  posted over 9 years ago by Alenanno‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How can I make description more natural to me?

2 answers  ·  posted over 10 years ago by Sheelawolf‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How can I break up a lengthy explanation?

3 answers  ·  posted over 10 years ago by Steven Drennon‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Writing short stories in an original world setting [closed]

2 answers  ·  posted over 3 years ago by Oren_C‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How do you normalize a taboo custom in a setting that most readers would not agree with?

2 answers  ·  posted over 3 years ago by Incognito‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Guidance on pacing the introduction of new characters

2 answers  ·  posted over 4 years ago by DPT‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A I'm writing a thesis/novel. What should I pay attention to on a possible research trip?

1 answer  ·  posted over 4 years ago by ArtemisPondering‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Horror story for a game - how to create dread?

1 answer  ·  posted 7y ago by Mir‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to make a setting relevant?

3 answers  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by mprogrammer‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Finding out about other countries' military day-to-day

3 answers  ·  posted 3y ago by Galastel‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How much description is too much?

1 answer  ·  posted over 3 years ago by Galastel‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How important is the apocalypse in a post-apocalyptic story?

3 answers  ·  posted over 3 years ago by Edgar Gordon‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A In the background of the Future

3 answers  ·  posted over 3 years ago by Galastel‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A First quarter friends

5 answers  ·  posted over 3 years ago by Galastel‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Writing a short story set in a place I’ve never been

1 answer  ·  posted almost 4 years ago by auburg‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Is it Ok to make up places if I want the reader to think it’s set in the real world?

2 answers  ·  posted almost 4 years ago by Angel‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to revise your "setting bible"

2 answers  ·  posted almost 4 years ago by InterstellarTK‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Referencing modern pop culture in science fiction

5 answers  ·  posted 4y ago by Galastel‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Is it acceptable to use props I saw in a movie in my story?

3 answers  ·  posted 3y ago by iamtowrite‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How can I strike a balance between setting and plot?

3 answers  ·  posted almost 11 years ago by Jon Purdy‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How can I make a setting which shows something?

3 answers  ·  posted over 4 years ago by Thomas Myron‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Finding a thematic setting

2 answers  ·  posted almost 5 years ago by Thomas Myron‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A What makes a bestseller - Writing or Setting?

4 answers  ·  posted almost 7 years ago by Thomas Myron‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Real-Life Setting versus Fictional - Can They Attain the same Realism?

0 answers  ·  posted over 7 years ago by Thomas Myron‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Housing fictional characters

4 answers  ·  posted over 4 years ago by Misty‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How can I effectively research for a high-fantasy setting?

4 answers  ·  posted 3y ago by linksassin‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Why are names in fantasy novels often "original"?

3 answers  ·  posted over 5 years ago by Shan-x‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Can I say this about real countries in my fiction?

1 answer  ·  posted over 2 years ago by sunDalik‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Magic is the twist

4 answers  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by Weckar E.‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Exhaustive research vs artistic license?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by Ian Coombes‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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