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    8 Rules for Writing by Neil Gaiman

    #writing tips

    Villainy 101: Villains Are People Too: How to Avoid Writing a Protagonist-Centric Villain

    Neil Gaiman

    Do not write to impress others. Authors who write to impress people have difficulty remaining true to themselves. #APE

    Neil Gaiman

    NOT A RULE, merely a suggestion. I've thrown out lots of work and it lightens my burden. Also, one idea I threw out came back to me years later and is currently the inspiration for a full-on novel. If it was worth it, it'll stay.

    You know what I love about stuff like this? It gives us rules that as writers we get to turn around and break!

    There is no rule on how to write... #quotes #authors #writers

    22 Rules of Storytelling from Pixar - for digital storytelling with students


    Ever been in love?... I respect Neil Gaiman and agree with everything except maybe the last line...

    writing prompt 120: I'm only telling you this because you won't be able to tell anyone else.

    10 Rules for Writing First Drafts [Poster]

    writing rules.

    W. Somerset Maugham on the three (unknown) rules of writing (

    Love #writing

    Pixar's Twenty-Two Rules to Phenomenal Storytelling. Great rules and great illustrations/layout.

    Answer all these questions and you should have a fully-developed character for your audience to connect with. A strong character can carry a weak plot; but a strong plot can’t carry weak characters

    Keep writing anyway

    Chris Bohjalian giving #writing #advice via #AskTheAuthor on Goodreads