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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. What about this Lisa?

    Does this work any better? I'll leave you alone after this, promise! I was home for lunch the day the letter came from the airlines. There was a...

    Started by Tracy‎, 08-05-2003 09:13 PM
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    08-06-2003, 03:52 AM Go to last post
  2. Crit: JD Barnes, Chapter 1, The Execution

    I think I meant the lines had been broken for a long time. My imagery was that by day it was an overgrown heap of ruins, hardly discernable from the...

    Started by JD Barnes‎, 08-05-2003 06:10 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    08-06-2003, 02:41 AM Go to last post
  3. Kaz?

    What are you up to at 8:00 your time tonight?

    Started by Lisa Werth‎, 08-06-2003 12:22 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    08-06-2003, 02:28 AM Go to last post
  4. Wiggle Room?

    Morning all! Am in the process of rewriting chapter one as I've mentioned before and am curious to know if there's some wiggle room w/what I've...

    Started by Tracy‎, 08-05-2003 10:15 AM
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    08-06-2003, 01:30 AM Go to last post
  5. Changing POV in midbreath

    Just throwing this one into the ring, to see if anyone has any ideas ... I read a story yesterday in which the POV changed from independent narrator...

    Started by Clyde Finney‎, 08-05-2003 08:21 AM
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    • Replies: 11
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    08-06-2003, 12:21 AM Go to last post
  6. Inspiring Authors?

    Am curious to know which writer(s) made the biggest impact on your lives ... prompting you to want to write. I've got two: Nabokov and Bobby...

    Started by Tracy‎, 08-03-2003 08:47 AM
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    • Replies: 14
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    08-05-2003, 09:29 AM Go to last post
  7. Writer's PMS

    God, I feel so hormonal. It's almost like I'm in labor and about to give birth to this manuscript that's been baking inside me for five years. I...

    Started by Laura Gibson‎, 08-05-2003 07:19 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    08-05-2003, 08:42 AM Go to last post
  8. Market?

    I have a piece that I feel really good about and want to send out. You could interpret it one way as a fantasy, or if you look at it another way it...

    Started by Mari Star‎, 08-04-2003 10:18 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    08-05-2003, 12:44 AM Go to last post

    ]]]]]]]]] Oh Ahm sew thriiilllled that you noticed mah absence! (giant grin). I've been busy doing summer things, blabbering with Toby at Roys...

    Started by M T‎, 08-04-2003 11:11 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    08-04-2003, 06:48 PM Go to last post
  10. Flies in the Ointment (continued)

    The following is a remarkable thread started a few days ago. I have taken the liberty of pasting it and several of the responses here to keep it...

    Started by L Balfour‎, 08-03-2003 11:39 AM
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    08-04-2003, 03:10 PM Go to last post
  11. Critique My Story Please?

    Hi Folks, I am a great fan of this site, and though I lurk by nature I am constantly amazed by the perspicacity (hee hee) of the forumers here. ...

    Started by JD Barnes‎, 08-02-2003 10:43 AM
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    08-04-2003, 02:28 PM Go to last post
  12. Hello again

    Just thought that I would make a quick post to tell those of you that know me that Iím back and visiting. Itís been a traumatic month; but rather...

    Started by Jay Saunders‎, 08-04-2003 08:08 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    08-04-2003, 10:39 AM Go to last post
  13. Show and Tell

    Hello I'm re-working an entry based on comments. Was wondering if you get the sense she's writing (and re-living) to her journal: actions,...

    Started by Lisa Werth‎, 08-03-2003 09:10 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    08-04-2003, 09:50 AM Go to last post
  14. Helpmates

    I will share two websites I came across in the Parade section of yesterday's newspaper: www.acronymfinder.com (This site will decode the most...

    Started by Mary M.‎, 08-04-2003 05:50 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    08-04-2003, 06:29 AM Go to last post
  15. OT - For Terri D.

    Terri - My emails to you keep coming back saying that their delivery is "delayed." Just wanted to let you know that I got your materials and I...

    Started by Karen Dionne‎, 08-04-2003 05:00 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    08-04-2003, 05:00 AM Go to last post
  16. Do You Have Flies in Your Ointment?

    During the past several weeks, I've noticed a consensus among some regular forum participants. The following linguistic features and devices...

    Started by mike fulton‎, 07-31-2003 11:44 AM
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    08-03-2003, 10:28 AM Go to last post
  17. Spanish word for draft horse?

    Hi, I've checked my dictionaries and haven't been able to find this one. Does anybody know if there is a Spanish word (or phrase) for a draft horse...

    Started by Pamela Taylor‎, 08-01-2003 10:12 AM
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    08-03-2003, 10:23 AM Go to last post
  18. I know nothing about short stories!

    OK here's the deal. I've been struggling to think up a short story plot, for the online course I'm doing. I know nothing about short stories! Now...

    Started by F Walter‎, 08-01-2003 04:49 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    08-03-2003, 09:54 AM Go to last post
  19. Something I witnessed...

    This piece was inspired by seeing it. I turned a lot of it into fiction, but I saw the rudimentary bits. I am just wondering if it is going to...

    Started by Kevin Craig‎, 08-03-2003 09:48 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    08-03-2003, 09:48 AM Go to last post
  20. grammar inquiry

    reading Mrs Dalloway (Virginia W) -- and perhaps it is just me because of language differences but a sentence in the first page is troubling me. Is...

    Started by nathalgreen‎, 08-02-2003 09:51 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 169
    08-02-2003, 06:06 PM Go to last post

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