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A Bubble Off Plumb

“Whatever traits you want the reader to remember need to be magnified and exaggerated, even if only a little bit.”

Listen to Your Story

“I had been neglecting to follow my story’s lead. I’d been so adamant about what I wanted my story to be that I’d ignored the…

Double Trouble: Put Your Setting to Work

“…require that characters deliver their news while climbing three flights of stairs, place a protagonist’s important interview in a too-noisy or sinister location that will…