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Hello, darlings!! I just hit 17,000 followers last night, after a year of severe depression that ended up making my progress on this blog completely fall off. I was at 10,000 followers in 2016, and for the next six months,… Read moreMeta-Post and Project Announcements (Very Long)

Any tips for developing a backstory into an actual story? I got a really good hold on this character’s background, and I wanna do something with it.

Ooh, this is a tricky one! It really depends on what angle you’d like to take: is it a triumph or a downfall? A comedy or a tragedy? Tone is everything when it comes to a backstory. In what way… Read moreAny tips for developing a backstory into an actual story? I got a really good hold on this character’s background, and I wanna do something with it.

Any tips for developing a backstory into an actual story? I got a really good hold on this character’s background, and I wanna do something with it.

Ooh, this is a tricky one! It really depends on what angle you’d like to take: is it a triumph or a downfall? A comedy or a tragedy? Tone is everything when it comes to a backstory. In what way… Read moreAny tips for developing a backstory into an actual story? I got a really good hold on this character’s background, and I wanna do something with it.

“10 Tips for Giving Your Sidekick Purpose: 1) They can be the MC’s (main character’s) foil. 2) They can call the MC out on their crap. 3) They can give the MC clarity. 4) They can create secondary tension. 5) They… Read more

“10 Tips for Giving Your Sidekick Purpose: 1) They can be the MC’s (main character’s) foil. 2) They can call the MC out on their crap. 3) They can give the MC clarity. 4) They can create secondary tension. 5) They… Read more