Basic Plot Tropes

linaugustineart: These basic plot tropes describe the overall goal/conflict of the story, which means that everything that happens in the story is for the sake of the trope. It is the protagonist’s main goal/desire. These are helpful for when you… Read moreBasic Plot Tropes

Basic Plot Tropes

linaugustineart: These basic plot tropes describe the overall goal/conflict of the story, which means that everything that happens in the story is for the sake of the trope. It is the protagonist’s main goal/desire. These are helpful for when you… Read moreBasic Plot Tropes

isleofapplepies: One of my least favourite dialogue tropes is when a man tells a woman, “You can’t do that” or “I wouldn’t do that if I were you” and she says, “Why? Because I’m a woman and therefore too weak… Read more

isleofapplepies: One of my least favourite dialogue tropes is when a man tells a woman, “You can’t do that” or “I wouldn’t do that if I were you” and she says, “Why? Because I’m a woman and therefore too weak… Read more

Things almost every author needs to research

clevergirlhelps: the-right-writing: How bodies decompose Wilderness survival skills Mob mentality Other cultures What it takes for a human to die in a given situation Common tropes in your genre Average weather for your setting yoooo How bodies decompose Wilderness survival… Read moreThings almost every author needs to research

Things almost every author needs to research

clevergirlhelps: the-right-writing: How bodies decompose Wilderness survival skills Mob mentality Other cultures What it takes for a human to die in a given situation Common tropes in your genre Average weather for your setting yoooo How bodies decompose Wilderness survival… Read moreThings almost every author needs to research

reallifescomedyrelief: Trope I am officially done with: Hetero couples yelling at one another until they get so mad they make out. Yeah, seriously. I don’t think that has ever happened. Or it at least doesn’t happen with the regularity that… Read more

reallifescomedyrelief: Trope I am officially done with: Hetero couples yelling at one another until they get so mad they make out. Yeah, seriously. I don’t think that has ever happened. Or it at least doesn’t happen with the regularity that… Read more

My Least Favorite Trope

Tropes can be great techniques for creating realistic characters or characters that fit within your genre–and just characters that your readers can identify with. But there’s one that is, above all, needlessly abusive and accomplishes nothing. This is the trope… Read moreMy Least Favorite Trope

My Least Favorite Trope

Tropes can be great techniques for creating realistic characters or characters that fit within your genre–and just characters that your readers can identify with. But there’s one that is, above all, needlessly abusive and accomplishes nothing. This is the trope… Read moreMy Least Favorite Trope