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S. J. Forester
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Protagonists
The next article in my writing series is up on Radish. This one covers protagonists. Check it out here and get the cheat sheet above. And don't forget to like and share!
Protagonists
Protagonists
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Character in Modern Storytelling
In which our hero defines characterization and lays out the rules... Also another cheat sheet. As usual, the article is over on the Radish blog, here . Thanks for reading! I'll be back next week with a write-up on main characters.
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Interior Monologue, Soliloquy, and Stream of Consciousness
Hey all! Here's another cheat sheet. You can read the full article about interior monologue here . However, I did not cover the two less common ways to show characters' thoughts in that article: soliloquy and stream of consciousness. I'll dive into them in ...
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And now for tenses. Here's a quick cheat for which tenses to use in what situation. You can see my full article on the basics over here , and I'll dive even more into tenses in an episode of my upcoming podcast Writer's Guide to the Galaxy. Stay tuned!
I Mean... Really?
I Mean... Really?
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A Radish Point of View...
Here's the next article in my writing series. This time I'm talking about Point of View (PoV). Grab the cheat sheet above and check out the article here .
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Dialog with (a) Radish
Sorry, folks, I've been AWOL for a couple months working on lots of cool things. And I'm not returning empty handed. Here's the first in an ongoing series of writing articles I've been preparing for our friends over at Radish. This one covers my basic rules...
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Sorry, folks, I've been AWOL for a couple months working on lots of cool things. And I'm not returning empty handed. Here's the first in an ongoing series of wr iting articles I've been preparing for our friends over at Radish. This one covers my basic rule...
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Why "The Force Awakens" Was a Terrible Star Wars Movie (Continued) -The State of the Galaxy Part 2 *SPOILERS*
Ok, here's the bar fight I promised. If you missed the first part, you may want to read it first. Anyway, to further illustrate the problem of confusion, I'm going extrapolate two scenarios. As bar fights. Because I love analogies. Scenario 1: The New Repub...
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Why "The Force Awakens" Was a Terrible Star Wars Movie (Continued) -The State of the Galaxy Part 1 *SPOILERS*
Before I dive into the deep end of setting here, I want to reiterate that I really enjoyed the movie just like the vast majority of fans out there. However, almost everyone that I've talked to about the movie felt that something was off. I've written these ...
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Why "The Force Awakens" Was a Terrible Star Wars Movie *SPOILERS*
Ever since the new Star Wars movie came out, I've been having the same discussion over and over again. Everyone loves the new Star Wars movie, but something is off/missing/wrong/not quite right. As an editor, I spend most of my time figuring out all the thi...
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