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I write fantasy, science fiction, and mystery stories.

See my dalewriting and dalefiction blogs.


7h
answered How do I show that two days has passed in a short story?
2d
answered Every idea for a story I come up with seems excessively long
Oct
17
answered Writing “X, Y, and Z” vs “X and Y and Z.”
Sep
30
answered When to be specific and when to let context fill in the holes?
Sep
25
answered Should I have some restraint when submitting to the more prestigious journals?
Sep
25
answered Is CreateSpace 100% free for self-publishing?
Sep
25
answered If I get a free ISBN through Amazon's CreateSpace now, will that impact any decisions about getting my own ISBN later?
Sep
19
answered Are newlines effective for adding weight to certain phrases?
Aug
28
answered Simple rules for separating paragraphs in books?
Aug
26
answered Pulling the reader out of the narrative: When it's too much?
Aug
26
answered Misleading facts in the About the Author section
Aug
20
answered Defining a Prologue
Aug
19
answered Do Decimals Bounded Between 0 and 1 (inclusive) Need a Leading Zero?
Aug
3
answered How should changing the point of view be handled?
Jul
20
answered Story length and the term used
Jul
18
answered no matter whether = whether?
Jul
17
answered Necessary online resources while writing: too much versus too little
Jul
15
answered Story first approach in plot outlining
Jul
11
answered How to show characters learning something in a non-boring way?
Jul
9
answered Inventing names for Sci-Fi characters