Keep word crutches from ruining your writing. Tips for eliminating overused words and phrases
Despite being decades old, Dwight Swain’s motivation-reaction technique is still relevant. Every time something feels off in the prose, the improperly constructed MRU is usually to blame.
Learning to give better critiques will not only make you more valuable as a critique partner, it will also give you a set of tools to evaluate the feedback you receive.
No matter how great your plot is, bad prose will sink it fast.
Who’s in charge of your character’s life? It might not be who you think.
Don’t introduce all your characters in the first chapter I’m ready. Well, I’m pretty sure I’m ready. This is not…