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Q&A How do I deliver a historical plot reveal?

2 answers  ·  posted over 1 year ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity over 1 year ago by Mark Baker‭

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Q&A Where can I find online resources about writing a visual novel?

1 answer  ·  posted over 3 years ago by Secespitus‭  ·  edited over 1 year ago by Secespitus‭

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Q&A Letting a (secondary) antagonist leave mid story - Should it be avoided?

4 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by System‭  ·  last activity over 1 year ago by celtschk‭

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Q&A How do you show, through your narration, a hard and uncaring world?

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

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Q&A Symbolism of 18 Journeyers

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

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Q&A Can the prologue's POV be different from the POV of main story?

3 answers  ·  posted 3y ago by V LeFox‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How important is it for multiple POVs to run chronologically?

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

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Q&A How to work in a piece of information that no MC knows, when writing in 3PLtd?

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

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Q&A Should I use contractions in my narrative?

1 answer  ·  posted 5y ago by Daniel Cann‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Have a tough time figuring out third-person prose

4 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by Altoban‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Readability for narrative type with respect to time

2 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by Acumen Simulator‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A New style of first person pov

1 answer  ·  posted over 5 years ago by Guildias‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to give written advice in a way that is encouraging, not overbearing

2 answers  ·  posted almost 6 years ago by Jony Agarwal‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Should I describe my characters going to the toilet?

4 answers  ·  posted almost 6 years ago by Joel Okimoto‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Should I use "could be" or "could have been" in past-tense narration?

1 answer  ·  posted 6y ago by Alexandro Chen‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to find the balance between research and the obvious

2 answers  ·  posted over 6 years ago by Jonas Byström‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Should I make the gender of the narrator more obvious?

3 answers  ·  posted over 7 years ago by Alexandro Chen‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to tell a story with the least amount of writing?

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

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Q&A Is it a bad idea to vary the voice of the narrator in third person (limited omniscient)?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 9 years ago by NateDSaint‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Getting an editor after the second draft

3 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Liquid‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Making him into a bully (how to show mild violence)

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

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Q&A Tips and tricks to describe more

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

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Q&A How to end a story without reaching a new status quo?

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

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Q&A How to write a convincing religious myth?

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

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Q&A How many words do visual novels contain on average per hour of gameplay?

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

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Q&A Any software for video game non-linear story design?

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

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Q&A Dead parents: something to avoid?

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

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Q&A Should the narrator use pseudonyms in writing?

4 answers  ·  posted over 3 years ago by Ajnatorix Zersolar‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Is it a bad idea to have multiple bad endings and only one good ending?

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

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Q&A Are there tools that can aid an author in writing a branching storyline?

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

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Q&A How can I make "acts of patience" exciting?

4 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by sesquipedalias‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Doubt about the concept of "true (or complex) character"

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by M.N.Raia‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Is there such a thing as too inconvenient?

5 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by A. Kvåle‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A The seven story archetypes. Are they truly all of them?

4 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by A. Kvåle‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to tell readers that I know my story is factually incorrect?

4 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by tryin‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Is it okay for a chapter's POV to shift as it progresses?

3 answers  ·  posted over 2 years ago by A. Kvåle‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A What are some ways to implement multiple endings in a novel?

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

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Q&A Continuing a short story [closed]

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

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Q&A How to write a good MacGuffin?

4 answers  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by Cerise St Hilaire‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A What kind of writing style works for a game?

2 answers  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by Suhail Alhegry‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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