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This section is devoted to articles covering the
basics of fiction writing and language use.
I Don't Need No
by Shery Ma Belle Arrieta
"I don't want no sympathy from you." What does
this statement really mean?
Style: the Rhythm
by Tina Morgan
Good prose has a sound or rhythm all its own. Learning
how to write good prose isn't something that any book or
article can teach you, but there are several things you
can do to improve your writing.
Homonyms, Homographs and Homophones
by Lee Masterson
Witch wyrd do ewe put inn yore storey? Are you familiar
with the types of words that look or sound the same, yet
look or sound different to the one you originally
intended to use?
asked, a group of editors from top publishing houses
responded that there are several mechanical errors in
works submitted by authors that can sway their decision
to accept or reject a manuscript.
by Michael Larocca
Most books aren't rejected because the stories are 'bad'.
They're rejected because they're not ready to read. Take
a look at this list to see if any of the points will help
to improve your own writing!
How to Firm Up
by Beth Mende Conny
Put your writing on a diet and trim off the excess flab
with this useful guide.
by Lee Masterson
Many writers unintentionally use dangling modifiers and
risk looking like an amateur. Do you know how to spot
one? This article has some tips on spotting and
rectifying dangling modifiers.
by David Bowman
Many writers tend to end sentences with prepositions - so
Some Sticky Grammar
by Jan K., the Proofer.
This article takes a look at ways to avoid making some
ugly mistakes in your writing, and why you should never
rely on your spellchecker.
Ten Rules of
Capitalization for Fiction Writers
by Terry W. Ervin II
While writing and self-editing a novel or short story,
questions about what should and should not be capitalized
often crop up, causing frustration. This article lists
and illustrates basic capitalization rules along a few of
the less common situations fiction writers may encounter.
Common Mistakes New
Writers Make - and How to Avoid Them
Writing is like any other skill in that you have to do a
lot of it to get better. There isn't any way around that,
but you can identify mistakes common to new writers and
learn to stop making them before they become habit.
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