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Q&A First or third person

2 answers  ·  posted over 2 years ago by Liezl Doman‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by Mark Baker‭

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Q&A Subplot with no established POV character present

4 answers  ·  posted 5y ago by Eric J.‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Specific character's thought in 3rd person omniscient writing

1 answer  ·  posted over 5 years ago by RE Lavender‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Length of segments in rotating POV

2 answers  ·  posted over 5 years ago by L macdouglas‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A How do I write from a non-person point of view?

1 answer  ·  posted over 5 years ago by RichS‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Struggling to define a character without giving him viewpoint status

2 answers  ·  posted almost 6 years ago by Suttroper‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Writing from a hive mind POV

3 answers  ·  posted over 6 years ago by Babika Babaka‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Multiple characters without names: how to address

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

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

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

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Q&A First person pov with more than one main chars

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

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Q&A How to have a character be nameless for the first few paragraphs of a book?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 9 years ago by Lokiie1984‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A What is "head popping" and why is it bad?

1 answer  ·  posted over 9 years ago by Tim Elhajj‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Single character POV vs. two POVs - how to decide?

2 answers  ·  posted over 10 years ago by Kate S.‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Multiple POVs in a single scene

1 answer  ·  posted over 10 years ago by Steven Drennon‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Is it acceptable to mix how you address the reader in an instructional Wiki?

2 answers  ·  posted over 10 years ago by ray023‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Third person POV

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

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Q&A Sympathetic portrayal of devout, rule-abiding characters

4 answers  ·  posted almost 11 years ago by Standback‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Writing a first-person novel where the MC gets temporarily taken out of commission?

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

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Q&A Pronouns when writing from the point of view of a robot

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

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Q&A Is it ok to begin a new chapter with a completely new character/time/setting? [closed]

2 answers  ·  posted almost 4 years ago by Otts486‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A How firmly must I remain in my characters POV?

1 answer  ·  posted 4y ago by DPT‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Male viewpoint in an erotic novel

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

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Q&A Is head-hopping always bad?

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

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Q&A Does point of view matter drastically?

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

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Q&A To what extent can a first person narrative tell someone else's story?

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

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Q&A In a "Gatsby" type story, how does a narrator relate what he doesn't get to see?

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

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Q&A How to handle a character when she is lying about her name

4 answers  ·  posted 8y ago by Kit Z. Fox‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Handling a small detail the POV character would not notice

2 answers  ·  posted 6y ago by Eric J.‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A How to better imply time and place changes?

1 answer  ·  posted 5y ago by SovereignSun‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Third person story, containing a first person backstory

3 answers  ·  posted 3y ago by Artsoccer‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A How to Write about Events the 1st-person Protagonist Hasn't Witnessed?

2 answers  ·  posted 3y ago by Chloe Fletcher‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Point of view switching

1 answer  ·  posted 3y ago by DMHubble‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by System‭

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Q&A Why is young adult romance now being written primarily in the first person?

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

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Q&A Does the degree of immersion in the character alter the extremity of plot points used?

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

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Q&A Is show not tell less useful advice in first person

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

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