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Not too good, not too bad: How to create the perfect main character

You can’t have a story without a main character, which is probably why one of the most important things about writing a book is creating...

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Write a story with a group of other writers

Writing with a partner? Tough, but not too impossible. But how about with 750 other writers, all with their own ideas of how this thing should...

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Break through book-writing boredom

Tell us if this sounds familiar: You’ve got a brilliant idea for a story. So, you frantically start writing, trying to get every single one of...

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Write a story with multiple points of view

Tons of YA novels these days—including our latest review, The Ring and the Crown by Melissa de la Cruz, are written with multiple narrators telling the...

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7 themes to jumpstart your story

Starting off your story can be a little tricky. There are so many different ways to do it, but sometimes you’re just so excited to start writing...

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Finished writing? How to start the editing process

Talk to ten published authors along with short story writers and poets, and you’re likely to find just as many different writing and editing processes. There is...

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