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accepted When to use normal caps and small caps in fiction?
2d
accepted Should I use letters or digits in the following case?
2d
accepted Is replacing “this” with “a” allowed in fiction?
Dec
4
accepted Commas at the beginning of a sentence: should I follow convention or intuition?
Dec
2
accepted Should I use ellipses or em dashes to denote pauses in speech?
Nov
19
accepted Is it necessary to add a.m./p.m. after the time?
Nov
18
accepted Non-dialogue sections: single quotes or double quotes?
Nov
10
accepted Is repeating the action/verb in a metaphor a sign that is a bad one?
Nov
5
accepted Are modern authors still using colons and semicolons in dialogue?
Nov
5
accepted Do items on a list have to follow the order/logic of the previous one?
Oct
26
accepted Stories based on news: are they allowed?
Oct
20
accepted Is it a bad habit to write “something” too much? If so, how to get rid of it?
Oct
20
accepted Writing “X, Y, and Z” vs “X and Y and Z.”
Oct
2
accepted How do you know when there's something missing in your story?
Oct
2
accepted When to be specific and when to let context fill in the holes?
Sep
14
accepted When mentioning two items in a sentence, should I specify which one I'm referring to in the next one?
Sep
13
accepted Is it bad to include subplots that don't push the story forward?
Sep
13
accepted Do I risk losing reader if I put too many religious/anti-religious views?
Sep
8
accepted How to deal with cliche dialogue?
Sep
7
accepted Should I specify the time/date at the beginning of a scene?