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I am temporarily turning off asks, submissions, and chat. I have a ton of people to reply to, and I… from Tumblr https://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/181082767644

Hello! If I was to write a story with original characters and plot, but set in, say, the Star Wars Universe, could this be considered fanfiction? Thank you!!

It’s always fanfiction if you’re using fictional aspects of a copyrighted work as part of your… from Tumblr https://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/180257591966

does a phobia count as a mental illness? if so may I ask for some of the unusual ones you find interesting? I wanna write a book with the main character who has a serve phobia of something but i’m not quite sure what. If you can’t help me that fine. thank you in advance.

Yes, phobias do count as mental illnesses if they meet the criteria listed here (link).Also, here’s… from Tumblr https://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/180249125548

I’ve noticed lately that so many villains tend to be bad only because they’ve been wronged, so they get to wrong everyone else, or they want revenge. In general a lot of villains seem so petty and I can’t take most of them seriously. What are some characteristics of actual evil, so I don’t wind up in the habit of writing petty, whiny baddies?

First, evil can take many forms and can vary significantly between people, cultures, and time… from Tumblr https://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/179141405707

I’m trying to write a romantic relationship, but the girl has anxiety problems and is REALLY shy, and it just seems forced. Any advice?

Were they already friends and did she already trust him? Who instigated the romance, him or her?… from Tumblr https://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/179120778758

I’m a senior in college. I mentioned to my mom about getting a credit card, to build my credit, and she said my credit is being built just through my student loans cause I pay some of them off every month. Is this true, or should I still get a credit card?

Your mom is right! You are already building credit by having student loans and paying them off. In… from Tumblr https://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/179060855581

How do I write naturally on the point of view of someone of the opposite sex? I feel like many times things don’t seem so natural. I’m writing in a man’s point of view and I’m afraid I’m making him too emotional/sensitive (like I am lol).

Read more books featuring that point of view. And fortunately for you, they aren’t very hard to… from Tumblr https://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/178995106555

Hello there! I was just wondering if you have any specific advice for younger writers around the age of 13-16? Just anything you can think of, like books to read, things to practice, prompts to write, tips to keep in mind etc. Thank you for taking the time to run this blog! It’s been super helpful! Please take your time with this ask :)

I did take some time to think about this and oohh boy did the advice not stop flowing to the point… from Tumblr https://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/178987678698

I have three main PoV characters, and what I was thinking of doing is to have one of them be in first person while the other two are in third person, so as to sort of hint that these two characters die at the end. Would this be a good idea, or should I just try something else?

I think it has merit; I’ll just give you a run-down of how narrative POV typically works and you can… from Tumblr https://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/178918827826

Hello there! I was just wondering if you have any specific advice for younger writers around the age of 13-16? Just anything you can think of, like books to read, things to practice, prompts to write, tips to keep in mind etc. Thank you for taking the time to run this blog! It’s been super helpful! Please take your time with this ask :)

I did take some time to think about this and oohh boy did the advice not stop flowing to the point… from Tumblr https://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/178854676272

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