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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. 10 Terrible English Errors

    ...all in one place. http://writinghood.com/style/grammar/10-terrible-english-errors-writers-need-to-avoid/

    Started by Jena Grace‎, 12-07-2010 08:23 AM
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  2. Honest opinion please

    The founding Of Oddington Sod Over three hundred years ago before a special town was founded, There lived a gentleman who was a little mad and...

    Started by Victoria Tapp‎, 10-05-2010 03:52 AM
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  3. A little critique and guidance. (just over 1000 words)

    I am in the final stages of my re-write/editing of my MS but am torn about my opening scene in my MS. My father and others have suggested I start...

    Started by Raven Nights‎, 09-17-2010 02:48 PM
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  4. Showing vs. Telling - and info dumping.

    I am now in the process of editing my completed novel and I have a particular question. I want to quickly set the mood for one of my main...

    Started by Sam Fletcher‎, 09-07-2010 10:23 PM
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    09-21-2010, 01:32 PM Go to last post
  5. Proper plural use

    Which is correct: The three of us were ardent Mets fans. or The three of us were Ardent Met fans. Thanks.

    Started by Book Werm‎, 06-23-2009 09:31 PM
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  6. my 1st chapter - please critique

    Firstly, hello all! As this is my first post! I have chosen to post this here as the comments on other posts I have read so far have been detailed,...

    Started by Juynal Miah‎, 06-08-2009 01:39 PM
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  7. Would you keep reading?

    A year ago I got flogged on flogging the quill and passed, but as many of you know, I'm struggling for the right beginning, and have been failing,...

    Started by Topher Too‎, 04-29-2009 02:14 PM
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  8. Fantasy Cliches

    I've tried researching online for cliches that I might have accidently entered in my writing, and to my utter disappointment, everything I write is a...

    Started by Naomi Roberts‎, 10-28-2008 06:59 PM
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    10-31-2008, 11:11 AM Go to last post
  9. prologue verses Chapter 1

    I have some favorable rejections (if there is such a thing as a favorable rejection) on my book in that I recieved some personal letters back rather...

    Started by J D‎, 10-15-2007 11:41 AM
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  10. This is now my 5th Query Attempt: ;-)

    It's ok though. I'm kinda having fun going back and fixing things. I think it helps to write better ;-). So, here we go: 5th Query Attempt ...

    Started by Misty Keith‎, 02-06-2007 01:43 PM
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  11. Which title would you choose?

    I just finished Sol Stein's Stein on Writing. One of the last chapters dealt with titles. I think I need a new title. If you were at a book store,...

    Started by Sheila Dreckman‎, 05-19-2006 05:25 AM
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    05-22-2006, 06:29 AM Go to last post
  12. HORSES! NEIGH!

    Can someone give me a basic guide to the main horse/pony characteristics/catagories, please? e.g. Connemara...distinguishing characteristics...

    Started by Nell Sweeney‎, 03-30-2006 02:02 PM
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  13. Any Picasso out there?

    One of my protagonists is an artist. I have to refer to her paintings occasionally. But I’m not sure how best to do it. For example, what synonyms of...

    Started by Michelle Burtin‎, 10-03-2005 02:55 AM
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    10-04-2005, 10:27 AM Go to last post
  14. aaaa

    <B Test bold /B> <U Underline /U>

    Started by Jon Campbell‎, 09-15-2005 06:16 PM
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    09-16-2005, 03:07 PM Go to last post
  15. Test - please ignore

    test test <u>test</u> <strike>test</strike> <font color = "#445588">test</font> <font color = "red">test</font> <font color = "light...

    Started by Mya Bell‎, 01-12-2005 11:21 PM
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  16. 8 Tips For The Writing Life (or: How To Be A Happy Writer)

    1. Interior space is more important than exterior space. Cherish your interior space; do not allow others to infiltrate it. Do not allow your...

    Started by jill‎, 09-08-2003 10:04 AM
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  17. Final Lines

    So inspired I was from our sharing of our first lines that why not flip this quest on its head and air out our last lines? Perhaps the most agonizing...

    Started by Kane Faucher‎, 06-27-2003 10:02 AM
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  18. Films, art & writing

    While I am suffering from writer's block, I have a question. Do other writers judge films as if they have been written or painted? I loved...

    Started by Picture Book‎, 12-09-2002 03:40 PM
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  19. Editing & tightening

    Would appreciate a critique, as I feel this is not 'tight' enough.... CHAPTER TWO

    Started by Picture Book‎, 11-22-2002 09:45 AM
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    11-25-2002, 08:11 AM Go to last post
  20. Female version?

    What is the female equivalent of a Sergeant Major? Is there one? Can't think!

    Started by Picture Book‎, 11-21-2002 03:32 PM
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