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Oct
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comment Are modern authors still using colons and semicolons in dialogue?
How about YA and mainstream fiction?
Oct
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asked Are modern authors still using colons and semicolons in dialogue?
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accepted Stories based on news: are they allowed?
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revised Do items on a list have to follow the order/logic of the previous one?
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comment Do items on a list have to follow the order/logic of the previous one?
OK, I'll revise that part. Used to be worse, initially, I wrote a vast ocean of knowledge and practicality. (Or was it better? I'm not sure anymore).
Oct
25
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asked Stories based on news: are they allowed?
Oct
21
comment Use past or present tense for lasting fact
@Carina Gunnarsson Oh yeah, that part is present tense.
Oct
21
answered Use past or present tense for lasting fact
Oct
20
accepted Is it a bad habit to write “something” too much? If so, how to get rid of it?
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accepted Writing “X, Y, and Z” vs “X and Y and Z.”
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asked Is it a bad habit to write “something” too much? If so, how to get rid of it?
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asked Writing “X, Y, and Z” vs “X and Y and Z.”
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comment Are the following passages examples of tense change? Are they allowed in fiction writing?
@Nick Bedford Thanks for the suggestion. I feel my version and yours talks about a different kind of character, though. Yours is more laid-back/intellectual and mine more impulsive/temperamental.