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Having Relationships With Characters on the Road to Great Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(Shhh! A Secret of Great Writing) An article originally published in the SFWA Bulletin on fascinating statistical correlations found between the amount of interpersonal relationships in "well regarded" vs. "ordinary" SF/F stories. In addition to the article are supplemental materials, including much that wasn't published because of space limitations.
Mozart's Brain, Too - Number 2.9
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature
(5.00)
A short informal essay on what I've learned about character expression and emotions in fiction and other creative writing forms, and what I learned about my own emotions.
Live Action Character Development
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Live Action Character Development is a new style of character development that drives the conflict, action, and plot. It is not a stand-alone character development process that is isolated from the plot development. This new method discards the old "Frankenstein" checklists that are basically character trivia and not character development. Add this new process to your writing toolbox!
A Character in Reality
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,170. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
One of the narrator’s fictional characters, Detective Gladstone, has gained consciousness and stepped out of a novel into reality. He gradually adjusts to the real world with the narrator’s help, picking up insights along the way about what it means to be human. But an anti-illegal immigrant group does not want him in reality, and he must face down its leader to self-actualize as a real person.
Characters Live
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016 by Freedom Dawn Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
Have you ever read a character in a story that you wished you could act out? The monologues found in Characters Live were written especially for this purpose. The characters appear in several stories that involve varying situations, conflicts and stakes. One protecting secrets, one demanding answers, one who can't remember, one who wants justice, one who should have died. All show depth and range.
100 Great ORIGINAL Names for Writers - Book One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 530. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
100 Great ORIGINAL names for writers, marketers, fugitives, authors...really, anyone who wants a name to use (for legal purposes only!) 50 male names and 50 female names (first and last names)
The Heroes of Vadim: Episode I - Into the Mountain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,220. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
On their way home from a convention, Lauren and her friends are transported to a fantasy world where they'd spent much of their youth. Join them as they try to figure out the way home and the terrible reason they're there in the first place.
A Fine Kettle of Fish
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When a stranger walks into the neighborhood bar, The Fine Kettle O’Fish, Finn and the others aren’t sure what to think of him--at first. Soon, it’s apparent that Malcolm, the new guy, is bothering everyone’s favorite striptease artist, Violet, who has had a rough time climbing out of the gutter. Something is lurking in Mal’s past, and something has to be done. A short story.
Writer’s Guide to Military Culture
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Former soldier and Desert Storm veteran Linda Maye Adams walks step-by-step to help the civilian fiction writer understand how military culture works. From enlistment to war, this book takes you on a tour of what it’s like to be a soldier without having to go through basic training yourself.
Cosmic Tales 13: Field Trip
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00)
A group of children from Kalanansana Primary are given a guided tour of a museum and a lesson in how the world really works by a band of travellers.