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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. Help with pet names for children, anyone?

    Would anyone like to bowl me some affectionate nicknames for boys and girls? Anything will do, as itís rather the problem that Iíve gone down...

    Started by Chris Chamberlain‎, 07-27-2008 09:15 AM
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    08-02-2008, 06:01 AM Go to last post
  2. Is this plagiarism?

    I'm an editor of the literary section of our school paper and i suspect plagiarism. A poem was submitted to me by a student. It was in free verse...

    Started by JC Navera‎, 07-28-2008 05:44 AM
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    07-31-2008, 01:34 PM Go to last post
  3. Help. I think I goofed.

    I'm working on a writing assigned and I'm really please with the short story I have written. However, I think I may have screwed up the tense. ...

    Started by Gregory White‎, 07-28-2008 03:17 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    07-31-2008, 07:35 AM Go to last post
  4. Covenant of the Rose (Working title)

    Here is an excerpt from my novel; I've finally braved myself to show it to others. As always, it's copyrighted by me and please do not take. (For...

    Started by Naomi H‎, 07-24-2008 07:48 PM
    • Replies: 8
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    07-28-2008, 02:56 PM Go to last post
  5. Is horror popular?

    From what I see in movies and in the bookstores, horror always seems to be popular. Does anyone else seem to think so? I'm working on my first novel,...

    Started by Naomi H‎, 07-23-2008 09:27 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    07-28-2008, 09:12 AM Go to last post
  6. Who's story is it?

    How do you decide who's story it is to tell when you have three very strong characters? I have a twisted villian who believes he is doing the right...

    Started by Schemer T‎, 07-25-2008 03:32 AM
    • Replies: 9
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    07-28-2008, 03:59 AM Go to last post
  7. The first page.

    This is the first page of my latest work. Some experts say that the first page should depict the rest of the book. I find this impossible to do....

    Started by Christopher Chance‎, 07-18-2008 08:55 AM
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    • Replies: 22
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    07-26-2008, 02:53 AM Go to last post
  8. The Forester (working title)

    Hi everyone! Great to be here. I feel I will spend a lot of time on these discussion boards. Below is the first section of a 10,000(ish) word...

    Started by Aaron Brown‎, 07-25-2008 08:12 AM
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    • Replies: 15
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    07-25-2008, 08:24 PM Go to last post
  9. Feedback please.

    Hi. I need feedback of how well I did this. Critique would do nicely as well. The Trees swirled past and the echo of hooves followed Farina...

    Started by Donatellia Austin‎, 07-15-2008 07:14 PM
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    • Replies: 18
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    07-25-2008, 06:30 PM Go to last post
  10. Feedback

    I'm currently working on the first book and first draft of a series of novels. I've got the central idea, but now here's the hard part for me: the...

    Started by Jason Emmons‎, 07-18-2008 10:46 PM
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    • Replies: 16
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    07-25-2008, 03:47 PM Go to last post
  11. Sample paragraphs - Young Adult

    I was given advice to post a couple of sample paragraphs so here it goes. - Young adult/teen romance As I lay on the beach for the thirteenth day...

    Started by Hopeful Florida‎, 07-18-2008 05:29 AM
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    • Replies: 16
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    07-24-2008, 10:58 PM Go to last post
  12. Beginner _ need advice

    Hello everybody This is my first post and am currently writing my first novel...or trying to as it seems that certain days my imagination just gets...

    Started by elodie lafitte‎, 07-24-2008 05:39 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    07-24-2008, 10:22 AM Go to last post
  13. little bit of fun

    This is a poem written by my main character. What do y'all think? My Family Tree My grandmother treasured the trees outside....

    Started by Stacy Copping‎, 07-22-2008 09:00 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    07-24-2008, 04:11 AM Go to last post
  14. First page of latest novel

    Below is the first page of a novel I'm about 30K words into. Any and all feedback is appreciated. Blast away! The conference reception room at...

    Started by Dave S‎, 07-22-2008 09:42 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 10
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    07-23-2008, 07:45 PM Go to last post
  15. Into the Fire...

    Kay, so I finally decided to post the first bit of what I have up here. As brutal as possible please, any suggestions for improvement are very...

    Started by John Chritton‎, 07-22-2008 09:32 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    07-23-2008, 09:15 AM Go to last post
  16. How's my dialogue?

    Hi everyone. I'm posting a page or so of dialogue from my book. I'm worried my characters may sound a little stiff, or unnatural. Let me know what...

    Started by Matt Austin‎, 07-21-2008 02:48 PM
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    07-23-2008, 09:11 AM Go to last post
  17. More paragraphs (Young Adult)

    I promise I will not post anymore. I just thought a little more advice and I can run with it. (maybe with my tail between my legs and maybe not) ...

    Started by Hopeful Florida‎, 07-21-2008 05:25 AM
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    • Replies: 12
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    07-21-2008, 08:17 PM Go to last post
  18. First Few Paragraphs

    Ok - here goes, these are my first few paragraphs. I have brought my thick skin but not my suit of armor so please not too harsh - this is my first...

    Started by Leigh Ford‎, 07-18-2008 04:09 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    07-21-2008, 08:26 AM Go to last post
  19. Allusion

    Do you guys recognize this phrase? "Whoso pulleth out this sword..." And would it still be recognizable as an allusive parody if i substituted...

    Started by The Midnight Writer‎, 07-16-2008 09:12 PM
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    • Replies: 20
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    07-21-2008, 05:33 AM Go to last post
  20. Advice?

    Hello all, I\'m new to the site, and was hoping I might get some advice from those of you kind enough to take a moment to help me. With as much...

    Started by Drew Miller‎, 07-13-2008 11:53 PM
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    • Replies: 13
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    07-19-2008, 11:05 AM Go to last post

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