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Forum: Brainstorming

Need help with a name, a setting or a plot-twist? Work it out here in the brainstorming forum. Sometimes, just writing out what you're looking for is enough to get those neurons firing in the right sequence.

  1. Wink Is this paragraph clear and well written?

    I think the situation is clear. A woman found a letter to her husband and months later this is the outcome. The young woman who had written the...

    Started by Book Werm‎, 03-20-2012 08:29 AM
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    03-20-2012, 11:36 PM Go to last post
  2. Slogan for a nightclub

    I'm trying to come up with a slogan for a nightclub in Nashville. It makes me think of a slogan I read at a restaurant/bar in Iowa. "Next to and...

    Started by Claire Young‎, 03-03-2012 12:19 PM
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    • Replies: 12
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    03-12-2012, 07:29 AM Go to last post
  3. 100 year old kitchen.

    Member of my writing group wants description of unique kitchen. Do you think this is necessary?

    Started by Book Werm‎, 02-13-2012 11:18 AM
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    • Replies: 16
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    02-21-2012, 04:02 PM Go to last post
  4. Not as stupid as I look!

    I have to admit, some days when I write, I would rather be out and about. That is when, instead of crafting a few sentences carefully myself, I throw...

    Started by Book Werm‎, 02-15-2012 12:33 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,765
    02-16-2012, 10:53 AM Go to last post
  5. Better way of saying.

    Is this confusing? A non-sequitur? I mean to say that her difficulties haven't derailed her from nomination to sainthood. For a woman who is...

    Started by Book Werm‎, 02-08-2012 08:54 AM
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    • Replies: 13
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    02-13-2012, 12:44 PM Go to last post
  6. Where am I going with this?

    I know writers have different methods of planning and writing, but do you ever reach a point where you think 'where am I going with this?' I am...

    Started by Susan B‎, 02-08-2012 08:25 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 3,327
    02-08-2012, 02:52 PM Go to last post
  7. Have tin ear today....

    He implored me to OR he implored that I? Both sound equally bad? Forty-odd-year career? Dashes correct?

    Started by Book Werm‎, 02-08-2012 07:03 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    02-08-2012, 07:06 AM Go to last post
  8. Suggested suitable name for opening section.

    Hello, I am writing a story in which the main character comes to a messy end. Before the story begins I want a brief, one page opening section to...

    Started by Amos Keeto‎, 02-06-2012 11:34 AM
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    • Replies: 11
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    02-07-2012, 01:50 AM Go to last post
  9. Post Punctuation

    The narrator and Nick spent had a great time with her brother and his wife. Despite the wonderful evening wed had with Dolly and Alec the...

    Started by Book Werm‎, 02-01-2012 10:47 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 39
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    02-03-2012, 05:54 AM Go to last post
  10. The Gods that remain

    Hello! I have an idea for a story involving different Gods from this time, and times in the past, that are still there in the future. In this...

    Started by Allison McClish‎, 01-28-2012 10:48 PM
    future, gods, idea, worship
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 3,216
    01-29-2012, 09:55 AM Go to last post
  11. A new replacement trait for one of my characters

    Right now, my MC's uncle is an alcoholic. Although it's minor and only matters in the beginning, and you never actually see him drink, I'm worried...

    Started by Sunayna Prasad‎, 11-01-2011 04:41 AM
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    • Replies: 19
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    11-08-2011, 06:00 AM Go to last post
  12. Opinions needed

    :) Hi Guys. I'm beginning my second novel and I have a question. The opening scene is two young boys, both about 9 years old. They are in one of...

    Started by The Tinman‎, 10-21-2011 04:38 PM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    • Replies: 54
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    10-31-2011, 09:56 AM Go to last post
  13. Girls' Trip Idea - Need Conflict

    Hi All! Here's my initial thought for a new project titled GIRLS' TRIP. ONE SENTENCE SYNOPSIS Facing 40, Mel has hit a rough patch in her...

    Started by di lynn‎, 10-11-2011 05:42 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    10-12-2011, 04:20 AM Go to last post
  14. Meditative writing - help for research

    Hi, I need some help. Actually, I need stories about personal experiences. Have you ever experienced writing to be a form of meditation? Has...

    Started by Saskia Steidel-Brown‎, 05-22-2011 12:12 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    meditative writing, non-fiction, research
    • Replies: 11
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    10-05-2011, 02:13 PM Go to last post
  15. Bursting with ideas

    What do you do when you have too many ideas for story's and it feels like your head is about to explode? I've been writing for just over a year...

    Started by Leanne Wherrett‎, 07-03-2011 01:22 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
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    10-05-2011, 10:25 AM Go to last post
  16. It was a dark stormy night...

    Okay, I am exaggerating. The start of my novel is not written like that but I feel it may as well be. Its early evening but getting dark...

    Started by Siu Ling‎, 09-12-2011 12:23 AM
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    10-05-2011, 10:21 AM Go to last post
  17. Trying to Find a Convincing Motive

    The novel I am currently working on is a fantasy novel set in our world but in an alternate reality where a select "breed" of humans can use magic...

    Started by Becca Allan‎, 08-29-2011 07:37 AM
    • Replies: 9
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    09-06-2011, 03:57 PM Go to last post
  18. Brainstorming for plot ideas

    I was just wondering what kind of things you guys do when you're stuck trying to come up with interesting plot ideas/events. Besides the usual...

    Started by Josh Maher‎, 06-27-2011 03:17 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,923
    08-29-2011, 07:42 AM Go to last post
  19. Plot twist for Dracula book

    I am writing a horror book dealing with a vampire invasion into a tiny village in the south. I am brainstorming ways to make the head vampire Dracula...

    Started by Henry Castle‎, 08-11-2011 07:28 AM
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    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 40
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    08-18-2011, 05:26 PM Go to last post
  20. Writing a novel, but I can't finish it

    Hi, I am trying to write a novel about two people meeting because one texted the other accidentally by the wrong number and they also meet online,...

    Started by Joy Porter‎, 05-31-2011 11:52 AM
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    • Replies: 11
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    08-13-2011, 05:24 PM Go to last post

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