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Q&A Blog Timeline for mini stories

1 answer  ·  posted over 4 years ago by codemann8‭  ·  last activity 1y ago by Canina‭

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Q&A Changing a story's title to hint at story's meaning

0 answers  ·  posted over 8 years ago by Kuchiki Byakuya‭  ·  last activity over 1 year ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Q&A How can I shorten a piece of writing effectively? [duplicate]

2 answers  ·  posted over 2 years ago by Stacy‭  ·  closed as duplicate 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Q&A Introducing evil characters before the evil deeds take place

4 answers  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by Yukang Jiang‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by Amadeus‭

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Q&A How could the disregard for both plot and dialogue tell the story?

4 answers  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by cælvm‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by Mark Baker‭

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

2 answers  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by Yukang Jiang‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by Mark Baker‭

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Q&A Are competitions worth it in order to get published?

4 answers  ·  posted over 2 years ago by Tttttttttttttt‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by Mark Baker‭

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Q&A Character and world building in less than 2000 words

3 answers  ·  posted over 2 years ago by Abdul Rehman‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by Mark Baker‭

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Q&A How can I hint that my character isn't real?

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

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Q&A Using a different POV just for the opening line

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

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Q&A POV - 3rd Person Rules and Exceptions?

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

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Q&A Does a story necessarily need a theme?

2 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by Dylan Beck‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to think of a plot in 5 minutes

1 answer  ·  posted 6y ago by abdullahaquarius‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Does the protagonist need a name?

2 answers  ·  posted over 6 years ago by Nikki ltd‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Writing a short story with a secret code

1 answer  ·  posted over 7 years ago by Anton Rasmussen‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Multiple characters without names: how to address

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

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Q&A Multiple Point of View characters in a short story

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

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Q&A Location description

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

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Q&A Level of description in a story

3 answers  ·  posted almost 9 years ago by Javeer Baker‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to become a productive/accomplished writer?

3 answers  ·  posted almost 9 years ago by Javeer Baker‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How can I dig conflict out of an optimistic SF-nal premise?

3 answers  ·  posted almost 9 years ago by Standback‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to write from the middle?

4 answers  ·  posted over 9 years ago by Alexander Nikolas Gruber‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Is it a bad idea to turn a short story into a full-length novel?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 10 years ago by Alexandro Chen‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Do flashbacks break up short stories too much?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 10 years ago by kuwaly‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How do I stick to one story?

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

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Q&A How to effectively jump from one period of time to another in a short story?

1 answer  ·  posted 10y ago by Alexandro Chen‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Does giving away free stories boost sales?

2 answers  ·  posted over 11 years ago by Ralph Gallagher‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Short Story first or skip to Screenplay

3 answers  ·  posted over 11 years ago by GateKiller‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How do I better handle my nameless main character when trying to retain mystery?

5 answers  ·  posted over 11 years ago by Dan Hanly‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A What should tie a collection of short-stories together?

4 answers  ·  posted over 3 years ago by Liquid‭  ·  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 to write from a cat's perspective?

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

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Q&A How to make the murder's identity less obvious, or make the obviousness not matter?

5 answers  ·  posted over 4 years ago by user289661‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How can one character narrate past events to another character?

2 answers  ·  posted over 4 years ago by K20‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A A torrent of foreign terms

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

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Q&A Sci-fi change: Too much or Not enough

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

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Q&A Writing a short story in the same universe as my novel

2 answers  ·  posted over 3 years ago by weakdna says reinstate monica‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Continuing a short story [closed]

1 answer  ·  posted over 3 years ago by CatbusTotoroDustbunnies07‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to plan a short story for a given word count?

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

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Q&A Do I stand to lose anything if I reprint an already published story on my own site?

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

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Q&A How to avoid turning dialogue into Q&A session?

3 answers  ·  posted over 3 years ago by user18993‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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