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by JABrown
June 24th, 2010, 4:39 am
Forum: Self-Publishing
Topic: Fan Fiction
Replies: 8
Views: 2170

Re: Fan Fiction

I think fan fiction can be a good learning curve as a writer, because it allows you to get your writing out there in a community that is maybe slightly less critical than a real critiquing group. I have written some star trek and star wars fan fiction, and the input I have received and friends I hav...
by JABrown
June 23rd, 2010, 7:29 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: How many POV's?
Replies: 19
Views: 3662

Re: How many POV's?

Hi khanes, I have mainly written in third person, though my current WIP is in first. For me it was more a question of character, since the only way in to my MCs mind seemed to be to have him tell the story in first person. When handling multiple POVs in third person, I tend to either separate it ver...
by JABrown
June 17th, 2010, 10:57 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: Endings
Replies: 20
Views: 7780

Re: Endings

Hi, First post here (after my introductory one). I am a definite outliner writer, to a smaller or larger extent depending on the book I'm writing. Personally, I want to make sure I have a clear idea of my destination before I start out, a goal to aim for. Recently when planning endings, I found the ...
by JABrown
June 16th, 2010, 5:51 am
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: The Introduction Thread
Replies: 631
Views: 263146

Re: The Introduction Thread

Hello! My name is Joel, I found this website a couple of days ago and read all of Nathan's (great) advice in his posts, then spent a little time looking through the forum. It looks like you have an awesome, incredibly motivating and friendly community so I thought I would join up and say hello. I li...