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  • How to Write Science Fiction
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    "Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable, and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable, solutions are not." - Isaac Asimov This piece is intended as a bit of a Help guide, a point of reference and hopefully something people will enjoy, as ultimately all of you will have different experiences reading...

  • Writing Workshop
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    Welcome one and all to the very first fantasy world building workshop. Whether you're a veteran world builder or completely new to fantasy, whether you write urban fantasy, or dark and gritty fantasy, whether you have a penchant for magic realism or stories of epic proportions, you've got a place here amongst us.

  • Your Guide to Writing a Killer Thriller
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    Want to write a killer thriller? This guide contains tricks and tips that will navigate you through the various aspects of a thriller novel. Find answers to the questions that have been burning on your mind.

  • How to Write Horror: Telling Stories That Will Leave a Reader Terrified
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    Writing advice from horror writer T.L. Bodine, author of the TNT Horror Contest Grand Prize Winner as well as life-long horror fan, critic, and contributor to the horror e-zine Ravenous Monster. How do you make stories that are actually scary? Here's a guide that explores the psychology of horror and the nuts-and-bo...

  • How to Write Paranormal
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    Helpful hints on writing, with a focus on best utilizing and subverting common paranormal tropes.

  • Action Writing Tips
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    A few shared tips and tricks to fire up those engines and get the creative juices pumping again, all to write the best action stories ever.

  • "How to Write Teen Fiction..." Guide Book
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    Teen fiction is one of the few genres that cross with several others: from sci-fi to romance to fantasy. Here's our chance to celebrate that by offering writer tips, help on writing different sub-genres, advice from teen fiction authors and a celebration of the many sides of teen fiction!

  • How to Write Adventure
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    Helpful hints on writing, with focussed tips on getting the most out of crafting adventure.

  • How to Mature
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    Walk in for a few tips and tricks on how to write mature books.

  • How to Write Fanfiction
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    How to Write Fanfiction is a writing resource that contains tips and tricks on crafting fanfiction stories - by the community, for the community. This guide will serve as a helpful point of reference for fanfiction writers both old and new. We ultimately hope to encourage Wattpadders to immerse themselves in the limit...

  • Punk Fiction: A How-To Guide
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    There are many subgenres to the Science Fiction Punk. From Cyberpunk to Steampunk, through Biopunk and Candlepunk, and many more... Have you ever thought about what makes those punk subgenres so specific and how you could manage to write them with brio?