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August 2017

  • 4 Plot Types: How And When To Use Them

    August 27, 2017
    4 types of plot structure that you need to know

    When we are plotting our next best seller, we often think of the characters, the setting, the stuff that happens and how the book…

  • Get Into His Head: Writing From Male POV

    August 20, 2017
    The male psyche is one of the least explored

    That secret place. That place of endless mysteries, that every woman yearns but fears to tread. The male psyche. By Jove, how we ponder….

  • Sagging Middle Syndrome: How to Up the Conflict

    August 13, 2017
    Sagging Middle Syndrome: How to Up the Conflict

    Between the gripping first chapters and the heart wrenching climax, there is inevitably a low point. The sagging middle syndrome. We’ve all written, heck,…

  • World Building: The Myth of Utopia

    August 6, 2017
    The Pitfalls of Egalitarianism and How to Fix It

    Ahhh…Utopia. The term made famous by Sir Thomas More in his same titled masterpiece:¬†Utopia¬†is a wondrous concept indeed. According to Miriam-Webster, Utopia is termed…