Have you ever written the death of character that was supposed to be really sad and heart-breaking but just completely fell flat? Today I'm going to be giving you 3 steps to avoiding this, and instead create a riveting death scene. Let's get started!
Fight scenes can honestly make or break a book or movie. And most of the time, the way writers, authors, and screenwriters write them, it usually breaks it. So today I'm going to be sharing with you 7 simple rules for any fight scene. Remember them when writing any fight scene in your book, and it's sure to be a success. Let's get started!
You're writing an incredibly epic scene, the tension is amping up...but for some reason, it's dragging. That's because the plot is missing something. But what? Today I'm going to be sharing with you 4 simple steps to boost your plot up like nothing else. Let's get started!
Hey guys! SURPRISE! I'm talking to you on a Friday! But guess what? I have just gotten my first ever guest post published on Ari's awesome blog!! Feel free to check it out and leave a comment! And definitely check out and follow Ari's blog, it's totally amazing. Enjoy!
If my character has to go through a change, from bad to good, how can I make him likeable when he's in his 'bad' stage? It's hard enough as it is to make your character likeable, but now you have to make him likeable when he's doing something not likeable? How counterintuitive is THAT? But there IS a way. And I'm going to be showing it to you today! Let's get started!
You think you're only writing one character's thoughts? Think again. Today we'll be looking at one single-yet HUGE-common mistake writer's keep making. But don't worry-once you realize what it is and practice it, it'll become second nature to fix it! Let's get started!
Do I need special traditions or events in my book? Is it useless or would it impact my plot? Today we're going to be looking at how traditions/events help or might not help your story world. Let's get started!
Today, I'm going to be talking about how a girl's mind works when she's in a fight. After learning about these 3 stages that most girls go through in a fight, you'll be able to incorporate some epic realism into your girl characters when you write your fight scenes! Let's get started!
How to you write a story where the plot actually leads to the right place, and doesn't go haywire? How do you have relevant beginning and end scenes? Today I'm going to be sharing with you guys three techniques that all build off of each other in a way that'll help you create not only a straight plot, but a beginning and ending scene that have a purpose. Let's get started!
Ah yes, showing not telling...showing vs telling...and showing AND telling. I'm going to say the majority of writers hate it, the other majority don't care, and a small amount think it's sounds way too complicated to learn so they just completely kick the idea out the window. Well, I'm hoping that if you hate it, this post will help you like it! If you don't care this post will make you see why you should, and if you believe it's too complicated..? Than I'm hoping to break it down so simply that by the end of this, whatever type of feelings you have for showing and telling, you'll be a boss at it! Let's get started!