Today, I continue our series on deep characterization by exploring the ways in which a character’s biological sex inflects that character’s other traits and characteristics.
Tammy asks: “Is it odd to skip around a bit when writing, instead of writing from start to end in order?”
Chris asks: “How do I replace the clichéd placeholders in the outline with something new and original?”
Today we have two questions…
Charles asks for help identifying a story type, as well as recommendations for other works in this type.
JR asks: “When incorporating feedback from your first reader, copy editor, and proofreader, how to decide what to keep/toss, and how do you structure your work?”
Kristine asks: “Before I write them down, my ideas play out like a film. Afterwards… not so much. What gives?”
Andrew asks: “How would you advise an author to find a copy editor and proofreader? “