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Q&A Describing the taste of food

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

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Q&A How much uncertainity will the 'general (Non-YA) fantasy reader' tolerate?

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

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Q&A What do you call a narrator who is not unreliable, but is naive?

3 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by Graham Powell‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Switching perspectives for a single chapter in a first person POV novel, to do or not to do?

3 answers  ·  posted almost 6 years ago by RE Lavender‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to help reader visualize the environment in a story?

1 answer  ·  posted over 6 years ago by gurvinder372‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How To Write An Unreliable Narrator?

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

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Q&A Switching from past to present tense to increase narrative speed?

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

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Q&A Can a third-person narrator ask questions instead of the characters?

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

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Q&A Everyone is beautiful

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

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Q&A Alternatives to second-person POV narration in RPG settings

3 answers  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by System‭  ·  edited over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Should the narrator use pseudonyms in writing?

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

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Q&A Naming things the POV character doesn't know

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

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Q&A What should the omniscient narrator call a character?

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

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Q&A Distinguishing between unreliable frame narrator and narrator of framed story

1 answer  ·  posted 3y ago by Mark Gordon‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Could I have some characters reveal more internal monologue than others?

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

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Q&A What to call a main character who changes names?

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

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Q&A Can there be written narratives (not movies or films, but books) without any narrator?

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

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Q&A Is it acceptable to use words like "heaven" and "god" when the narrator is agnostic?

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

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Q&A What are the advantages and disadvantages to leaving the narrator unnamed?

4 answers  ·  posted over 4 years ago by Conor O'Brien‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Is the MC in first person singular always all knowing?

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

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Q&A Is it bad style if the personal first person narrator of a story dies during said story?

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

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Q&A 1st person addressing a narrator

1 answer  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by Jack Woods‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A In one book can one narrator be in present and the other in past?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 3 years ago by Shel77‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How do we properly manage the state of transition between unknown and known?

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

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Q&A Can my characters interact with my narrator? (and vice versa)

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

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Q&A In first person narrative, is it acceptable to end rhetorical questions with a period?

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

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Q&A How do readers/writers alike feel about too much narration in a story?

1 answer  ·  posted over 4 years ago by B.fox‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Using the Voice wisely

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

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Q&A What is Third Person Dramatic?

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

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Q&A Giving the narrator a personality that doesn't gets tiring

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

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Q&A Point of view, narrative voice, and when to name a character in narration

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

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Q&A How to stage a scene conflict that is not about the scene's narrator?

0 answers  ·  posted almost 6 years ago by Filip‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Interwoven story arcs (for video) - guidelines so viewers will not get lost?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 6 years ago by Sridhar Sarnobat‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A What is the technique of displaying stream of thought in third person?

0 answers  ·  posted almost 6 years ago by Raiden Worley‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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