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Apr
5
answered Should I make the gender of the narrator more obvious?
Apr
5
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Changing Capitalization in a Quote - MLA
Apr
4
answered Is it acceptable to place a dash after a question mark?
Apr
4
answered Should I highlight or downplay a character's quirk to make her seem more odd?
Apr
4
comment Should I highlight or downplay a character's quirk to make her seem more odd?
Is she a main character, or just one secondary character of many? How prominent a role does she have in the book? How often is she "on-screen"?
Apr
4
comment Does self publishing via Amazon or similar services make your book ineligible for later acceptance by a publisher?
I don't know about your existing books, but Amanda Hocking famously got a huge contract after her self-published books were doing $2 million a year.
Apr
3
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Capitalization of Phrases: One-on-one assistance
Apr
3
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Can stories be “revived”?
Apr
3
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Changing Capitalization in a Quote - MLA
Apr
2
reviewed Approve suggested edit on When is a screen shot really useful in training documentation?
Apr
2
comment Legal and Social effect of story involving real life people
Welcome to Writers. Browse the other questions under the Legal tag, as your question may have been addressed already. writers.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/legal
Apr
2
revised Legal and Social effect of story involving real life people
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Apr
1
comment Starting a novel with internal dialogue?
@dmm Or the OP asked about novels, and you're countering with examples of short stories. :)
Mar
28
answered Starting a novel with internal dialogue?
Mar
26
reviewed Reject suggested edit on How to invoke my creative side without investing too much time?
Mar
26
comment Stardate(Julian Day) - Problem
Related; not quite a duplicate but probably useful: writers.stackexchange.com/questions/7394/…
Mar
26
answered Should the word “The” be included in a label when labelling a character?
Mar
24
comment I need advice regarding the use of real-world locations in a novel
While I'm not a lawyer, I suggest that you chat with one. If you get a publishing contract, the publisher's lawyers will do the research.
Mar
22
revised How much copying is okay?
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Mar
22
comment How much copying is okay?
You may want to look at the "plagiarism" tag to see if someone has addressed this: writers.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/plagiarism