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Q&A Everyone's a woman: how do you show that through gender-neutral language?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 2 years ago by Liquid‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by Prahara‭

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Q&A How much detail is too much?

5 answers  ·  posted over 5 years ago by M. McGarry‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Canina‭

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Q&A What information about a fictional world is unnecessary?

5 answers  ·  posted over 4 years ago by E.Milla‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Mark Baker‭

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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 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 Detail vs. filler

7 answers  ·  posted over 2 years ago by sesquipedalias‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by DPT‭

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Q&A How to realistically describe pain?

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

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Q&A Should you write character description points in bulk or spread them out?

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

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Q&A Do we simplify descriptions when they sound weird?

3 answers  ·  posted over 2 years ago by woxim‭  ·  reopened over 2 years ago by Amadeus‭

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Q&A How do we end a description properly?

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

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Q&A How do we follow up a description within a descriptive text with another description?

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

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

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

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Q&A Should fiction mention song names and iPods?

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

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Q&A Creating character imagery without describing their physical looks

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

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Q&A Ways of describing new characters?

3 answers  ·  posted over 5 years ago by Osiris93‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to show a brief hesitation around a word

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

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Q&A How can I describe technology while avoiding problems with scaling?

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

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Q&A How to refer to clothes without modern words ? (e.g: t-shirt)

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

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Q&A How do you use showing in animal fantasy?

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

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Q&A Do you capitalize the names of governments in a story?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 6 years ago by Abram Frost‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Sentence openings variations to avoid repeating determiners and pronounces

1 answer  ·  posted 6y ago by user18993‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Describing the differences between languages

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

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Q&A How do I avoid tradeoffs with showing vs. telling? [closed]

1 answer  ·  posted 6y ago by i41‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Help describing dogs' physical appearance and movement

1 answer  ·  posted over 6 years ago by Nisanio‭  ·  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 When to be specific and when to let context fill in the holes?

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

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Q&A Is the following analogy of natural selection effective and clear?

2 answers  ·  posted over 7 years ago by Alexandro Chen‭  ·  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 introduce a world that's alien to the reader

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

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Q&A Good idea to describe the heist place before the heist begins?

7 answers  ·  posted over 8 years ago by Amin Mohamed Ajani‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Some doubts on the use of Italicized words

3 answers  ·  posted almost 10 years ago by Amin Mohamed Ajani‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Is the opening of this story intriguing, "dark" and smooth? [closed]

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

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Q&A Confusing writing in order to show how character is falling asleep - is it OK?

2 answers  ·  posted over 10 years ago by Yehuda Shapira‭  ·  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 to create space

3 answers  ·  posted almost 11 years ago by M.A‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Is this description of my small productivity application clear enough?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 11 years ago by static_rtti‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Can my paragraph use better adjectives and descriptions?

1 answer  ·  posted 11y ago by Snowman‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Critique of short essay [closed]

1 answer  ·  posted 11y ago by Alexandro Chen‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Where to find some good examples of combat or action scenes?

4 answers  ·  posted over 11 years ago by tankadillo‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Can overwriting be made to look intentional from a first-person narrative?

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

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Q&A A flower's head or heart?

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

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Q&A How should I describe a light beam coming out from any point in polar coordinates?

1 answer  ·  posted over 3 years ago by Alper91‭  ·  last activity over 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Tips and tricks to describe more

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

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