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by Shilden_T72
October 23rd, 2019, 12:46 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: What's your favorite writing spot?
Replies: 6
Views: 4110

Re: What's your favorite writing spot?

I don't write in a spot, I write on the spot! It doesn't care if I'm quickly writing dialog lines on my phone at a family dinner, if I'm fluffing up the lore in the middle of classing this real estate in Ayia Napa by rentability, or if I'm scribbling a ...
by Shilden_T72
October 23rd, 2019, 12:28 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Scariest Books
Replies: 5
Views: 5268

Re: Scariest Books

Arkady Babchenko's One Solidier's War, anything about the Nazi concentration camps, about the Leningrad blockade, or about the 30 Years War.
No horror book ever came anything close to that.
by Shilden_T72
October 23rd, 2019, 12:14 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: What made you start writing?
Replies: 2
Views: 2823

Re: What made you start writing?

I was just extremely annoyed that the stories I wanted to read didn't exist! There's so many stories that would be a whole new level of cool if they were to be told in books, movies, games, anything; but nobody is putting their butts to work, so I have to do it by myself! It's as if I was craving st...
by Shilden_T72
October 23rd, 2019, 12:01 pm
Forum: Social Media and Book Promotion
Topic: Best Launch Strategies
Replies: 3
Views: 3382

Re: Best Launch Strategies

Well, there IS still some activity... I just wish this was a legit thread and not some small discussion, as I'm kinda lost with how to launch my book now that it's close to completion...
by Shilden_T72
October 21st, 2019, 2:37 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: Writing to a specific audience
Replies: 5
Views: 2916

Re: Writing to a specific audience

Yeah, it's better to go for something as accurate as possible. Experts of the era/genre will appreciate the research, and people with limited knowledge of it will find that it looks cool. Just make sure to add a footnote or something at the beginning of the story to make sure that the latter will kn...
by Shilden_T72
October 20th, 2019, 5:21 am
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Shilden says hi
Replies: 0
Views: 5269

Shilden says hi

Hello everyone! I'm a new forum member from Russia. I joined this forum because I recently started working on a novel, although I have already written several short stories and have many other projects for novels and comics in the "I'd like to, but it'll never happen" box as well :lol: Apart from th...