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How to Keep Your Readers From Asking, “Why Didn’t They Just…?”

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Stephanie O’Brien My siblings and I have sometimes joked that we could take over several fictional universes with the power of “Why didn’t they just…?” When characters fail to use an…

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Steps to Make Your Minor Characters Exciting

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by John Briggs I’ve known plenty of authors who spend hours creating character sheets for their main characters, worry about what their shoe size is, favorite color, and the name of their…

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The Problem and Solution to Writing Book 2 of a Trilogy

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Teagan Berry I don’t know why, but for some reason when writing a trilogy I find the second book the hardest. Book One is simple. Introduce the characters, establish their working relationships…

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E-Books are Changing the Way We Read and Write

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Jillian Casey Although it is a bit cliché, on my bookshelf, I have a well-worn copy of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, and the novel has been read so many times that…

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Words in the Park 2016 — An Author Event…

Originally posted on Mandy Eve-Barnett's Blog for Readers & Writers:
Once again I attended this fantastic event. Part of Alberta Culture days, organized by my writing group, Writers Foundation of Strathcona County and with co-hosts, Arts and Culture Council…

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