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Forum: Basic Writing Questions

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: FAQ: Using A Spreadsheet for Outlining and Brainstorming

    Started by badducky, 09-30-2007 06:10 AM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Learning to Plot

    Started by Sean Craven, 11-27-2009 08:02 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: What's the best writing exercise you've ever done?

    Started by gettingby, 10-12-2015 01:54 AM
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: The Fiction Writer's Virtual Toolbox - 150+ links to writing craft and business resources

    Started by JRVogt, 09-13-2010 10:38 PM
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Sara's 10 Basic Writing Tips

    Started by Sarita, 03-22-2008 10:56 PM
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  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Allen Guthrie's Infamous Writing Tips

    Started by robertmblevins, 05-14-2008 12:31 PM
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  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: FAQ: Using Microsoft's OneNote for Outlining and Note Taking

    Started by Inky, 05-21-2009 10:04 PM
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  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: Basic Writing Questions Introduction

    Started by Medievalist, 04-22-2014 05:29 AM
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  1. What types of passive voice are best avoided?

    Started by Patty, 12-07-2017 07:20 AM
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  2. What's On Your Mind About Your Writing?

    Started by Undercover, 02-15-2012 06:25 AM
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  3. Dialect rules

    Started by Patty, Yesterday 09:10 PM
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  4. Should every pov have an arc?

    Started by Harlequin, 11-15-2017 10:29 PM
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  5. How to write an episodic book?

    Started by KittenEV, 12-02-2017 03:13 PM
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  6. How do other writers know the best authors to quote?

    Started by kweeb, 12-11-2017 09:20 PM
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  7. Writing the Villain?

    Started by vicky271, 12-06-2017 08:12 AM
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  8. Exclamation The Three-Act structure

    Started by Questioner, 12-07-2017 08:38 PM
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    12-09-2017, 07:50 AM Go to last post
  9. Repetitive description as a device?

    Started by blackcat777, 12-05-2017 05:23 AM
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  10. Exclamation Setting up the story?

    Started by Questioner, 12-05-2017 07:23 PM
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  11. Motivation to finish writing a novel

    Started by CalRazor, 09-19-2017 06:14 AM
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  12. Adding POVs

    Started by Questioner, 12-02-2017 10:30 PM
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  13. Would this count as fanfiction?

    Started by Spaceranger82, 12-05-2017 12:43 AM
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  14. Do you consider outlining writing?

    Started by NealM, 11-21-2017 05:00 AM
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  15. Question I have a "how to" question

    Started by Jan74, 12-01-2017 11:47 PM
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