thatwritergirlsblog: Worldbuilding: Creating a religion In speculative fiction, a good fictional religion can be a great source of conflict/magic. It also plays a big role in creating a realistic and interesting world. Here are some tips: 1. Monotheistic/Polytheistic? Monotheistic religions… Read more

Tips on Writing LGBT Characters

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brynwrites: A well-written redemption arc validates the victims, not the villain. D.N. Bryn

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avi-burton-writing: WAIT A MINUTE; a checklist for underwriters (disclaimer: these are suggestions, and i personally find them useful. they may not work or be necessary for you.) Setup: has the scene been properly contextualized? does the author know why the… Read more

brynwrites: A word on pacing: Though loading your characters with failure and suffering can be useful, also remember that some of the most tense moments of a story are when the protagonists seem to have the upper hand:  When they’ve… Read more

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Writing Motivation Tip

h-brook-writes: “I’m such a shit writer, I can’t get anything to sound good!” I guarantee if you’ve written more than a few sentences, there’s one in there that you like. There’s something that made you glow with pride, or at… Read moreWriting Motivation Tip

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Writing Motivation Tip

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storypromptsforfun: Five Ways to Unstick a Story An action of the past catches up with the protagonist, and they have to work to clean up whatever they messed up. Your side character reveals that they have some misgivings about what’s… Read more

myhoniahakah: Types of Motivations Survival motivation: Characters with this type of motivation are trying to stay alive Regret motivations: Characters did something they regret and want to make amends Fear motivations: Characters are afraid of something bad happening (can range… Read more

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hi-pot-and-news: Writing Advice/Writing Lesson/Val Rants #WhoCares: Titles and Terms of Address If fic writers could stop using ‘Heir’ like it’s a legitimate title, that would be great. ‘Heir’ is not a title; it’s not the junior form of ‘Lord’. It’s… Read more

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hey do you have any tips on plot development? how to do come up with relevant but dramatic things to keep the plot going? i also don’t want to make it too intense?

wordsnstuff: I actually have quite a lot of resources that I’ve created over the years surrounding plot development. I’ve linked as many as I could find for you: Resources For Plot Development Useful Writing Resources Useful Writing Resources II 31… Read morehey do you have any tips on plot development? how to do come up with relevant but dramatic things to keep the plot going? i also don’t want to make it too intense?

Besides Fantasy Name Generator and Behind the Name, are there any other naming sites you’d recommend?

spaceshipkat: i’ve recommended some of these before, so bear with me if anyone has seen these! i’ve used these sites for years bc they work incredibly well.  this site has a great “creative” option for those people who want their names… Read moreBesides Fantasy Name Generator and Behind the Name, are there any other naming sites you’d recommend?

hey do you have any tips on plot development? how to do come up with relevant but dramatic things to keep the plot going? i also don’t want to make it too intense?

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