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Novel With Me- Fantasy Map Making

This blog post is a part of a larger writing series called Novel With Me- you can find the first in the series here. Map making is an integral part of creating your own world. You can go into as little or as much detail as you would like, it entirely depends on what you… Continue reading Novel With Me- Fantasy Map Making

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How to Not do Dialogue (tags)

  You wouldn't think it, but writing dialogue can be a tricky thing. Not everyone has the ability to write natural sounding dialogue, not without lots of practice and revision. Dialogue is so important to get right. Not only does it add to the realism of your novel, but to the authenticity of your characters.… Continue reading How to Not do Dialogue (tags)

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The importance of character traits and flaws

One of the difficult parts of writing is creating three dimensional characters your readers can relate to. Now, writers go about this in different ways- some prefer to fill out things like character questionnaires or the Myer Briggs personality test. Others prefer to leave the character a blank slate and fill in gaps as they… Continue reading The importance of character traits and flaws