We have all seen those stories that get no comments and those stories that regularly get a handful of comments per chapter. This series will focus on providing tips on how to be one of the latter, not the former!
Newest Segment: Developing Minor and Supporting Characters
Categories: Admin Only Characters: None
General Warnings: None
Trigger Warnings: None
Chapters: 34 Completed: No
Word count: 26875 Read: 80972
Published: Jan 19, 2015 Updated: Sep 11, 2017
Here is a brief overview of how doing research can enhance your story.
4. Resources for information about Michael - Updated 2/7 by Redone [Reviews - 9] (83 words)
By popular request, here is a compilation of a few of my favorite sites for information on Michael's life/some controversial topics
Preparing to write your story.
Story Pacing: the speed at which your story moves. Too slow and your reader will leave out of boredom; too fast and frantic and they'll be scratching their head and leave from discomfort.
How to use Point of View effectively to enhance your story.
11. Developing a strong female lead character - UPDATED by Redone [Reviews - 18] (1131 words)
The basics of writing canon and within character depictions of Michael
The cases of AU and OOC.
I realize that I omitted some topics in my previous chapter, so I will continue to update as those come to mind.
20. UPDATED: The Keyword that All Authors Need to Remember, Consistency by Redone [Reviews - 13] (1025 words)
Thanks to everyone who is reading this and causing me to do a double-take each time I go to update. Not to forget, a *special* Thank YOU to each of my lovely reviewers. I love reading your input. You guys are always giving me new ideas, causing me to rethink what I wrote, and motivating me to do my research. Oh, and the laughs are plentiful. For anyone who is reading this, I suggest reading the reviews as they contain some excellent nuggets of information.
Part 1 of a subseries on writing genres.
Part 2 in a subseries on genre writing.
Segment 3 in a subseries on Writing Genres
25. Case Example - Using Repetition to Increase Suspense by Redone [Reviews - 5] (392 words)
A break to highlight some of the things that make me smile as a MJ FF reader
Story cliches, word fumbles, cringes.....and fixes. Part 1.
28. When the Dog Bites. When the Bee Stings PT2 (Updated) by Redone [Reviews - 12] (1222 words)
Story cliches, word fumbles, cringes.....and fixes. Part 2
Story cliches, word fumbles, cringes.....and fixes. Part 3
FYI: I made a few significant additions to the segment on Keeping Readers/Getting Reviews.
This is brief, but I wanted to get this up before the end of the year.