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Discuss the craft of writing. Questions about how to string words, sentences and stories together? Ask them here, or post a sample to get an honest critique of your work. This is a public forum.

  1. Graphic verses Pornographic

    I am trying to write a love making scene. The characters are married and with children. I find writing a sex scene to be easy and fun. I never...

    Started by Stacy Copping‎, 08-06-2008 06:27 AM
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  2. Please critique

    OK, I'm working on a novel and I'm ready for your comments. Your feedback is very helpful even when painful. I would like to know a few things. Do...

    Started by Stacy Copping‎, 08-01-2008 08:55 AM
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    08-07-2008, 07:04 PM Go to last post
  3. What is action?

    I've heard that in this age of instant gratification, publishers are looking for books that leap right into the action. I'm trying to figure out...

    Started by Dave S‎, 07-28-2008 06:29 PM
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    08-07-2008, 06:49 PM Go to last post
  4. Which is most appropriate?

    I need some help! I've just about completed Sonora Symphony (The Facts and Legends of the Sonora Desert) and want to know what everybody thinks...

    Started by Dale Day‎, 08-06-2008 07:35 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    08-07-2008, 05:31 PM Go to last post
  5. was versus were

    WORD 2007 has corrected the following sentences: ...none of them were very hungry for lunch. (WORD says should be WAS--they wasn't hungry???) ...

    Started by Derek Wayne‎, 08-06-2008 05:58 AM
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    08-07-2008, 01:07 PM Go to last post
  6. Chapters

    I have a feeling that my chapters are running a little short. Is that possible? Using your standard 12pt, I'm averaging six printed pages per...

    Started by Nikki Smith‎, 07-29-2008 01:36 PM
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    • Replies: 11
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    08-06-2008, 05:59 AM Go to last post
  7. Past and present flipping

    I think we've all discovered that I need a lot of help. I wish I would've listened more in English class. I posted this blip earlier regarding how to...

    Started by Jean Bonifacio‎, 08-05-2008 09:05 AM
    • Replies: 3
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    08-06-2008, 05:13 AM Go to last post
  8. Thoughts on paper

    I'm having a hard time putting my main characters thoughts on paper. She says what she's really thinking in her mind. Kind of like talking to...

    Started by Jean Bonifacio‎, 08-04-2008 11:53 AM
    • Replies: 6
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    08-05-2008, 05:29 PM Go to last post
  9. Names

    I am writing a book and i need an unusual name for a boy. If you have any suggestions, please tell me! the siblings are: Quinn (M) Skye (F)...

    Started by Lauanna Aaronlap‎, 08-01-2008 03:25 PM
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    08-05-2008, 10:21 AM Go to last post
  10. flashbacks

    Help! I'm writing a book and have to add some flashbacks. If the flashback will cover about ten or more pages, can I use chapers or just run it as...

    Started by larry moses‎, 07-29-2008 12:53 PM
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    08-05-2008, 07:55 AM Go to last post
  11. Tense help please?

    690 word story opening and I'd appreciate any feedback, with a special eye for tense switching. ---- Two girls leaned on each other in a dark...

    Started by Mandy Pauza‎, 08-02-2008 08:33 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    08-05-2008, 05:11 AM Go to last post
  12. What would you suggest?

    The idea for this story came to me as I talked with family members about ghostly experiences we each had encountered. Sometimes we do that,...

    Started by Julian Ruberte‎, 08-02-2008 01:50 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    08-05-2008, 04:38 AM Go to last post
  13. Single sentence paragraphs....

    I'm all over the place today. :) Anyhow, I'm catching myself using sentences at the ends of my regular paragraphs as a way of making a particluar...

    Started by Nikki Smith‎, 07-31-2008 03:00 PM
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    08-04-2008, 06:51 PM Go to last post
  14. As a reader...

    Are there certain cliches (which apparently isn't a word) that you will not accept in the overarching plot line, even if the book is well-written?...

    Started by John Chritton‎, 07-26-2008 11:24 AM
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    08-03-2008, 09:59 AM Go to last post
  15. Critique Group

    Anyone got any tips/advice on starting and maintaining a critique group? I've managed to have my ms. requested and read by almost a dozen agents,...

    Started by Number One‎, 07-26-2008 08:46 AM
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    • Replies: 14
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    08-03-2008, 09:54 AM Go to last post
  16. first page

    If a book started this way, would you continue to read? Any feedback appreciated. The rain was falling steadily in the foothills east of...

    Started by Dave S‎, 07-27-2008 10:12 AM
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    08-03-2008, 09:28 AM Go to last post
  17. First page of manuscript

    Hey, this is the first page of my manuscript. It is 107,000 words long, and is a fantasy. Hopefully the reaction is positive. Chapter I The...

    Started by Keith Bouchard‎, 07-24-2008 08:11 AM
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  18. Please critique

    Here are the first 5 pages of my novel. 1: is it ok to have an introduction? 2: I don't have chapters. I have 4 parts, and I divide up...

    Started by Dennis Boyle‎, 08-01-2008 05:43 PM
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    08-03-2008, 05:37 AM Go to last post
  19. A newbie's story

    hey, I just joined. I\'ve been working on a story. Please read and give me feedback. She looked at me and said Izzy, what do you...

    Started by mike saechao‎, 08-02-2008 12:01 PM
    • Replies: 5
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    08-02-2008, 09:19 PM Go to last post
  20. I am new

    I am a budding writer. I am newly introduce here. I have a passion for writing. Literature has been my domain of interest since my babyhood,...

    Started by haribol Acharya‎, 07-29-2008 03:53 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 816
    08-02-2008, 06:01 PM Go to last post

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