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This actually helps a lot because I think people overuse descriptive writing sometimes

This actually helps a lot because I think people overuse descriptive writing sometimes . Show don't tell, writing

focusing on small events to imply big ones

The bigger the issue, the smaller you write. Remember that. You don't write about the horrors of war. You write about a kid's burnt socks lying on the road. You pick the smallest manageable part of the big thing, and you work off the resonance.

Truth. I don't remember the last time I wasn't writing a story in my head. Maybe when I was 3?

It's a Writer Thing. And I’m always with pen and pocket journal, to write ideas down, before they evaporate.

"Read obsessively. Write furiously. Edit carefully." https://www.quoteandquote.com/quote/?id=762

Read obsessively. Write furiously. Edit carefully.

The best writing advice.

-Buffy Andrews

So true. --> "Writers see the world differently. Every voice we hear, every face we see, every hand we touch could become story fabric.

Like tom riddle/voldemort

Like tom riddle/voldemort from HP, Levana from lunar chronicles, Dinah from queen of hearts.

Emotional Equations

Colorful and Meaningful - Emotional Equations - understanding whats behind your surface emotions. And once you know this dig deeper again and ask WHY?

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Mit verändern: "Writing is a dangerous profession. There is no telling what hole you may rip in society´s carefully woven master narrative.

writer, character, and reader

"You must be three people at once: writer, character, and reader" -Nancy Kress. 99 Essential Quotes on Character Creation

I know I feel better after I've done some writing

The urge just keeps gnawing at you until you sit down and just write. A thought, a poem, a song, maybe a whole book if the urge is strong enough. Writing takes away the longing but only for awhile, then we must write again. <--- oh yeah.

Writing Prompt<<< oh Azzy, this describes you so well...

More Writing Prompts

Interesting writing prompt for Astrid

writergram:    Honesty, honestly. (Taken with Instagram)

The Scene Conflict Worksheet - Developing Tension in Your Novel

"Writing has laws of perspective, of light and shade just as painting does, or music. If you are born knowing them, fine. If not, learn them, Then rearrange the rules to suit yourself." ~Truman Capote

Truman Capote: "Writing has laws of perspective, of light and shade just as painting does, or music. If you are born knowing them, fine. If not, learn them. Then rearrange the rules to suit yourself.

"There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till he takes up the pen to write." - William Makepeace Thackeray

Read more about William Makepeace Thackeray here ~~~ Writers Write offers the best writing courses in South Africa. Writers Write - Write to communicate

Screenwriting inspiration

Quotes on Writing

Quotable - Irvine Welsh - Writers Write Creative Blog

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