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I could suggest the Water! trilogy by Gael Baudino, but it's not well-known and I found the experimental format exhausting. Still, Your Mileage May Vary. In the three books (O Greenest Branch, The Dove Looked In, Branch and Crown) she kept switching not merely narrator and POV, but the entire narrative style: parts were standard narration, then parts were ...


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The perfect template to write fantasy is: use a medieval world add magic, dragons, faeries and/or other supernatural elements have a hero complete a quest add some romance


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Let's turn this into a writing question and answer it accordingly: Nancy Kress, in Beginnings, Middles, & Ends, identified talent with vision. She says that you can learn the craft of writing, but not the vision, because it comes from everything about you: your experiences, your imagination, your beliefs about the world, your powers of perception, ...


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Title: Meaningful but not overly long Rendering 1500 Users Helpless: An IT Project Report Abstract: Summarize the report in one paragraph Problem. Management Fix. IT Implementation. User Reception. Coverup. Sec. 1, Introduction: Give background on the project. (What led to it?) The recent release of Win8 with its BadIphone interface has ...


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Chose the right title -- it's the hardest part in writing. Explain your targets and goals. Explain what do you wish in the future based on this.


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There is no universally correct answer to this question – this kind of formatting is usually determined by the submission regulations of the institution and department to which you are submitting the thesis. Either check the regulations provided by the department, or take a trip to the library and ask to see examples of theses submitted in your subject area ...


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I like that and do that in my writings. But many people say it is not good to break the chronology of a story, it would disturb the flow. I am currently writing a fantasy novel and would like to start it directly from the part action is made, and then, in the next chapter, tell how things happened. I think what you're willing to do is flashback. This can ...


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The core of narrative writing is strong verbs. Descriptive writing might have some verbs, usually weak ones, but the main tools are nouns and adjectives.


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Jumping around in time is the sort of narrative technique that you need a very compelling reason to include. It requires more work of the reader and so it also needs to provide commensurate reward. Assuming you're writing a story that's more or less plot-driven, that means you're not including literary devices solely for their own aesthetic value. Which ...


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Nonlinear narratives are a particular favorite of mine. Yes, it's possible to do this, but it can be tricky to set things up so they're not confusing to the reader. But if you have a good reason to present things to the reader out of order, it can be a very powerful way to set up a book. You'll have to do some work to make sure the reader is oriented. ...



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