Common, repeatable methods of achieving particular storytelling effects or of avoiding narrative pitfalls.

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What techniques do you use to invent snappy turns of phrase?

We all know clichés are bad[1] and that fresh, inventive and "fitting" phrases will delight and entertain our readers. What techniques can be used to invent such phrases? Sometimes they just ...