any dialogue that i write is always boring! i don’t have a problem with my characters rambling or anything, or sounding natural… it’s just unbelievably boring and i am on the verge of tears, do you have any advice?

pens-swords-stuff: Well first of all, you’re on anonymous so I don’t know who you are, and I don’t have your writing in front of me so I don’t really know what your dialogue is like. Because of that, I can’t… Read moreany dialogue that i write is always boring! i don’t have a problem with my characters rambling or anything, or sounding natural… it’s just unbelievably boring and i am on the verge of tears, do you have any advice?

pens-swords-stuff: Basic Writeblr Etiquette This is a guide of what I personally consider to be considerate and polite. While I would encourage people to follow this, it is just my personal opinion — it’s not a rule by any means, and… Read more

pens-swords-stuff: Basic Writeblr Etiquette This is a guide of what I personally consider to be considerate and polite. While I would encourage people to follow this, it is just my personal opinion — it’s not a rule by any means, and… Read more

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pens-swords-stuff: Do you ever look back on your old work and cringe at it? Are you ever ashamed or embarrassed at how badly you wrote something? Have you ever reread your old writing and thought to yourself “oh gosh, I can’t… Read more

pens-swords-stuff: Do you ever look back on your old work and cringe at it? Are you ever ashamed or…

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How to Use Tags Effectively in the Writeblr Community

pens-swords-stuff: [This is an expanded version of the “Using tags effectively” section on my How to gain attention in the Writeblr Community guide here. Please check that out as well!] This is a question I get often, and it’s really difficult… Read moreHow to Use Tags Effectively in the Writeblr Community

How to Use Tags Effectively in the Writeblr Community

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pens-swords-stuff: Writeblr Glossary A list of words commonly used in the Writeblr community and their meaning! I’ve gotten a lot of questions about what some things mean, so I thought it was time to compile a list of meanings. Writeblr —… Read more

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Hey! I just wanted to ask. When writing about a fictional world, where magic exists and stuff.. when is probably the best time to say the types of magic and other razzle-dazzle and stuff? If you don’t get it it’s okay.. :3

pens-swords-stuff: Introducing Magic Lore When it comes to magic, I am a huge proponent of no info-dumping just to explain magic. I personally find that readers don’t actually need to know everything right off the bat because an in-depth explanation… Read moreHey! I just wanted to ask. When writing about a fictional world, where magic exists and stuff.. when is probably the best time to say the types of magic and other razzle-dazzle and stuff? If you don’t get it it’s okay.. :3

Hey! I just wanted to ask. When writing about a fictional world, where magic exists and stuff.. when is probably the best time to say the types of magic and other razzle-dazzle and stuff? If you don’t get it it’s okay.. :3

Introducing Magic LoreWhen it comes to magic, I am a huge proponent of no info-dumping just to… from Tumblr https://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/184609859256

pens-swords-stuff: Hey writers, this is your casual reminder that there is no shame in being self-indulgent and writing what you want to write! If you want to write a superhero vs giant robots story taking place in outer space, that’s totally… Read more

pens-swords-stuff: Hey writers, this is your casual reminder that there is no shame in being…

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