Writing outside the box #writingtips

We’ve all heard the term, “Think outside the box”, what about writing outside the plot box? Here’s the thing, there’s a sense of safety by staying within the structure of a pre-determined plot. You’ve done your pre-writing work, you have your characters, their motivations, their history, you’ve got your first third, second third, and last […]

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Why Outlining is Not in my Future #writingtips

Previously I did a post regarding writing rules and I mentioned they were not my friends. Let me introduce you to the one that drives me the most crazy, the one I’ve had to part ways with if I want to remain a partially sane writer–the outline. Now, there are many, many writers who swear […]

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