doctordragonisback: If you’re straight, write stories with gay characters, but don’t write stories about being gay. That’s not your story to tell. If you’re cis, write stories with trans characters, but don’t white stories about being trans. That’s not your… Read more

lymantriidae: hey if ur cis and thinking about writing a trans character read this Read More Many people of marginalized genders and orientations are outed against their will. As a writer, you have control over that. Yes, your characters can… Read more

lymantriidae: hey if ur cis and thinking about writing a trans character read this Read More Many people of marginalized genders and orientations are outed against their will. As a writer, you have control over that. Yes, your characters can… Read more

cosetties: i really like the advice “write marginalized characters but don’t write about marginalization unless you experience it”  absolutely i think cis people should expand their horizons and write trans characters, but they shouldn’t write stories about being trans. likewise i… Read more

cosetties: i really like the advice “write marginalized characters but don’t write about marginalization unless you experience it”  absolutely i think cis people should expand their horizons and write trans characters, but they shouldn’t write stories about being trans. likewise i… Read more

Cliches in YA Romance

fixyourwritinghabits: gabrielarava said to fixyourwritinghabits: Hi! I’m in the process of outlining a young adult novel and am very adamant about avoiding cliches in the genre, especially romantic ones. What are some of the most common cliches in YA romances?… Read moreCliches in YA Romance

Cliches in YA Romance

fixyourwritinghabits: gabrielarava said to fixyourwritinghabits: Hi! I’m in the process of outlining a young adult novel and am very adamant about avoiding cliches in the genre, especially romantic ones. What are some of the most common cliches in YA romances?… Read moreCliches in YA Romance