Question 1023: Short Story Flashbacks
Nicole asks: What are good ways to tag flashbacks in a short story so that it's clear to the reader? Resources Mentioned: Witcher (netflix series)Conan...
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Question 1021: Villains and Antiheroes
Simon says: A book that has stuck with me for years is one I was rooting for the bad guy and the detective even though...
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Question 1019: Adding Character Texture
Simon asks: Do you add any randomness into your characters to give them texture and interest? Archivos
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