HomeWritersLiterary AgentsEditorsPublishersResourcesDiscussion
Forum Login | Join the discussion
+ Post New Thread
Page 111 of 465 FirstFirst ... 11 61 101 109 110 111 112 113 121 161 211 ... LastLast
Threads 2201 to 2220 of 9295

Forum: Writing Craft Threads

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. Double spacing between paragraphs

    Hello; I have a dilemna of sorts, an agent wants my manuscript dbl spaced, does this mean between paragraphs should be the same or another space to...

    Started by John kratch‎, 10-03-2004 07:35 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 433
    10-03-2004, 06:58 PM Go to last post
  2. Dr. Yakaboff

    I'm trying to describe this guy: http://www.shrinershq.org/Hospitals/Cincinnati/staff/Kevin_Yakuboff.aspx This is what I have so far (Be kind:...

    Started by s glen‎, 08-16-2007 05:49 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 1,376
    08-17-2007, 01:49 PM Go to last post
  3. DR.DON'S LONG SENTENCE GAME - Part 2

    Here it is, a beautifully long sentence from a contemporary Pulitzer-Prize winner: "He had fainted with an excruciating, at times almost...

    Started by Karen Dionne‎, 09-25-2002 04:23 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 966
    09-27-2002, 05:40 AM Go to last post
  4. Draft query letter

    Hello all: I'm brand new at this and have my first manuscript almost ready to send out. I'm hoping to receive all the benefits of following your...

    Started by Cindy Betsinger‎, 05-20-2005 09:43 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 692
    05-20-2005, 11:55 AM Go to last post
  5. Drafts

    The term drafts seems to be bantered about rather casually and I wondered what people mean by a draft. I was at a lecture on book publishing tonight...

    Started by Pamela Taylor‎, 10-23-2002 07:00 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 1,612
    10-25-2002, 06:38 PM Go to last post
  6. Dragging My Potential Behind Me?

    Quickly, this is me: Have I the potential to become a known writer? I ask myself that question more and more, and I keep getting older (almost 25...

    Started by Joseph Frederick‎, 12-12-2005 02:17 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 1,124
    12-17-2005, 03:37 AM Go to last post
  7. Drama or Melodrama?

    I'm working on the edit of my WIP, a comedy/drama. The humor I'm ok with, but I always have the hardest time with the dramatic passages. It's the...

    Started by Rich L.‎, 06-21-2004 05:58 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 2,524
    06-26-2004, 01:08 PM Go to last post
  8. Drama: Life in the ER

    Hey kids, I am considering writing a non-fic by this title (have been for a few years). I would have PLENTY of research to do before I could...

    Started by Molly B.‎, 05-06-2003 09:55 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 457
    05-08-2003, 03:13 AM Go to last post
  9. Dramaticizing real events

    I'm new here, so I hope this is the right place for discussing this sort of thing. I am currently in a creative writing class and submitted my...

    Started by Lisa Knupp‎, 03-05-2009 09:05 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 661
    03-06-2009, 11:00 AM Go to last post
  10. drawbacks to my idea?

    hi im new, so anyway - my idea is to make a short film using "Concerto de Aranjuez Adagio" (from Miles Davis' "Sketches in Spain") as the only sound...

    Started by Ric Kraus‎, 02-03-2003 08:09 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 463
    02-04-2003, 05:14 PM Go to last post
  11. Drawing a blank with my "with which"es...

    Hello, all Quick question: With the sentence below, does it need a "to" on the end? "The University Club (a hotel) has the top-notch quality...

    Started by Patrick Edwards‎, 05-04-2009 09:33 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 848
    05-11-2009, 12:56 PM Go to last post
  12. Dream

    Ok, I just wrote this yesterday so, I'm sure punctuation and editing will be an issue. This is what I have for the end of my book. To give you an...

    Started by joe walsh‎, 04-14-2005 09:53 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 1,186
    04-15-2005, 11:33 AM Go to last post
  13. Dream big...

    Just for fun... If your best novel were made into a movie, what songs would be on the soundtrack? What song would play at the start and what...

    Started by Kemory .‎, 11-08-2005 12:13 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 794
    11-11-2005, 09:29 AM Go to last post
  14. Dream sequence from "Return to Superior"

    A chilly morning breeze pushed its way across the water, clearing the dense fog and revealing the pine trees that were previously concealed on...

    Started by Howard Schwartz‎, 06-15-2009 04:09 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 402
    06-16-2009, 05:53 AM Go to last post
  15. Dream Sequence?

    In the novel I'm working on, I want one of my characters to remember something that happened several months before the book began. She feels...

    Started by A. B. Roper‎, 05-02-2004 04:50 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 650
    05-03-2004, 06:04 AM Go to last post
  16. Dream Sequences.

    Well, i'm stuck. It's my first attempt at writing a dream, and to be honest I think it sucks. If any of you can assist me in making it any better,...

    Started by Alex Richardson‎, 09-05-2005 06:41 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 744
    09-08-2005, 03:12 PM Go to last post
  17. Dreams

    Hi all, I have a story about my protag having a dream. The novel is written in third person, past tense. Question -- I have the dream sequence...

    Started by Fujisan‎, 06-20-2005 09:10 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 420
    06-21-2005, 04:55 PM Go to last post
  18. dreams

    Hey all, I have been reading your posts now for a few months and I am getting really inspired to start writing a noval. Never wrote one before, so...

    Started by Vivian Amis‎, 09-09-2004 06:59 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 1,185
    09-18-2004, 03:18 PM Go to last post
  19. Dreams in fantasy?

    Can anyone tell me if starting a book with a dream sequence (protagonist is dreaming, describes events in dream, he wakes up) is a bad idea? It is...

    Started by Xander Cohen‎, 07-03-2009 11:30 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 882
    07-04-2009, 11:02 PM Go to last post
  20. Drinker With A Writing Problem

    Over the years, I realized that drinking lots of alcohol can seriously screw up one's personal life and the lives of others, but it might enhance...

    Started by Douglas‎, 07-06-2002 01:34 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 910
    09-11-2002, 07:51 AM Go to last post

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts