The Benefits of Research

Nobody likes to look stupid. An author that doesn’t do their research properly can look stupid as well as lose readers. That’s never good. Research can make your writing much more real. To write about a particular place, if it’s

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Routines For Your Characters

I’ve talked about having your character exercise. Another way to make them more real is to show their routines. Everyone has one. Your protagonist can possess one as well. I’m not saying you need to show everything they do the

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Feline Freedom League February 2018 Report

From: Agent Cuddlebug To: Mr. Whiskers at HQ Date: February 04, 2018 Subject: Mission Report I took Agent Probie aside and tried to explain that Agent Melody is here to replace Agent Storm. I much rather she was here to replace me and

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Exercising Your Characters

If you want believable characters they need to do something that has nothing to do with the action of the story. A good thing to have them do is exercise. Have them walk or run, go to the gym, yoga

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Weather in Fiction

Weather happens. No place on earth where has no weather. The same should be true about your fiction. It doesn’t need to be intrusive. Just a touch once in a while will do. “The sunlight glinted on the water.” That

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Repetition In Writing

A small amount of repetition can help emphasize points and complement your righting but too much is boring. If you are like me, you likely over used a word or two in your writing. Most word processing software include mechanisms

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Feline Freedom League January 2018 Report

From: Agent Smudge To: Mr. Whiskers Date: 07 January 2018 Subject: Mission Report Agent Melody seems nice. She is getting along with everyone here, with the exception of Agent Probie. I’m not sure why he doesn’t like her. We haven’t

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