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Grammar tips – Dangling Participles

When adjectives end with –ing they are called participles. Sometimes while using participles they might dangle in a sentence with no proper subject in consideration, or with the wrong subject present in the sentence. Picking...
Grammar tips - double negatives

Grammar tips – double negatives

A double negative is the use of two forms of negation in a single sentence. Two negations while used in the same sentence may mean only a single negation, while the second negation intensifies...
How And When To Use A Comma

How And When To Use A Comma

One of the most important punctuation marks is a Comma, the little tailed thing. A simple comma can alter the meaning of a sentence to complete opposite. Hence, knowledge of comma is obligatory for...
How to build a novel’s setting

How to build a novel’s setting

Among the basic elements of novel writing after plot and character development, setting is the most important issue to consider. It is unarguably an important essence of a novel, without which the whole book...
How To Find Out What Genre My Book Fits Into?

How To Find Out What Genre My Book Fits Into?

A common problem faced by novice writers is figuring out which genre to put their books in. Even if the writer is well acquainted with the genres, when it comes to their own piece...

How To Create Characters That Are Likable And Engrossing

If you ask me one thing to name which is the most important element of a novel, then I would name character(s). A well-formed character can set itself in the heart of a reader...
How To Name Your Characters Right

How To Name Your Characters Right?

Naming your characters can be a job as difficult and head-boggling as devising the plot, or the theme, or the overall character development. The names need to be accurate, suit the character’s personality and...
What Is Meant By Conflict In Terms Of Novel Writing?

What Is Meant By Conflict In Terms Of Novel Writing?

A conflict is an essential part of building your story for a novel. Without a conflict the story becomes plain, baseless and boring. So, what exactly is a conflict? Conflict can be any event,...
What Are The Elements of Novel Writing

What Are The Elements of Novel Writing

A question that has bewildered novice writers for centuries is how to create an impressive beginning. In this article, I’m going to talk about the basic elements that form the structure of a novel. If...
Fantasy Clichés That Should be Avoided

Fantasy Clichés That Should be Avoided

When fantasy readers pick books to read, they expect to read something that would not only help them quench their thirst for stories, but also evoke their imagination to weave and momentarily live in...

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