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Characters Don’t Live in a Vacuum

on August 17th, 2014 by Fiction Editor Beth Hill

Fill in your fictional landscape so characters don’t seem to be living in a vacuum, alone and oblivious to the people and objects surrounding them.

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Introduction to Description

on August 9th, 2013 by Fiction Editor Beth Hill

Description in fiction paints the story world and characters for readers, gives substance to a world wholly unfamiliar to the readers. Learn some tips for working with description.

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Details and Description—Getting the Facts Right

on February 10th, 2013 by Fiction Editor Beth Hill

A few quick tips for writing fresh descriptions and a reminder to get story facts right.

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