Guidelines for writing Poems, Stories and Tales

How to write romance without falling into cliché?

How do you avoid cliches in romance writing? 10 Tips to Avoid Clichés in Writing Avoid Stolen or Borrowed Tales. Resist The Lure of the Sensational. Turn a Stereotype on its Head. Tell the Story Only You Can Tell. Keep it Real by Taking it Slow. Deliver Your Story From Circumstantial Cliché Elevate the Ordinary. […]

Queries regarding dialogue structure?

What is the structure of dialogue? Dialogue tags stay outside the quotation marks, while the punctuation stays inside the quotation marks. Example: “There was blood everywhere,” Karen explained. If the dialogue tag comes before the dialogue, the comma appears before the first quotation mark. Example: Karen explained, “There was blood everywhere.” What are the various […]

What are the 6 characteristics of an epic hero?

There are seven main traits of epic heroes; they are of noble birth or elevated status. They have superhuman capabilities, are a vast traveler, an unmatched warrior, a cultural legend, demonstrate humility, and finally, battle superhuman foes.Apr 12, 2022 What are the 8 characteristics of an epic hero? Terms in this set (8) Champion of […]

How do I add a Google Captcha to my HTML form?

How to set-up your Google reCAPTCHA account? Go to the “Admin” page (click the admin button on the top right of the page). Click on the + (plus) symbol on the top bar to create a new site. Add a label, for example, add your domain name. Pick the reCAPTCHA type. … Enter your website […]

What does Hygelac mean?

What is Hygelac in Beowulf? Hygelac, as depicted in Beowulf, was Beowulf’s ring giver. A ring giver is someone entrusted to give treasures, land, and spoils to a leader’s lords (or thanes). He is also Beowulf’s foster brother, and uncle by blood. Beowulf entrusts his treasures to Hygelac should he himself die. Is Hygelac real? […]

I can’t write without an inspiration

Can you write without inspiration? It’s possible to create without being inspired. In fact, it’s necessary to create without inspiration. What to do when you have no inspiration to write? Here’re the ones that got me to write at LEAST one sentence. Imagine yourself writing. … Remind yourself the REASON why you’re writing. … Commit […]

How Much Dialogue Is Too Much Dialogue

While there is no hard and fast rule here, a general rule of thumb is (and this can vary by genre and story): anything more than six exchanges of dialogue in a row without any break risks losing the reader. The longer the dialogue, the faster it will likely overwhelm them. How many lines of […]

Giving a character a name that is based on his storyline

How do you come up with a character name in a story? How to Name Your Characters Consult the phone book. Grab a random name from the phone book to get yourself started. … Grab a baby name book. … Use a random name generator. … Pay homage to famous names from a book or […]

To translate a novel with Westerner’s point of view

How do you translate a novel? If you’re on a tight budget, try using a professional automated translation service like Microsoft Translator to translate the common words and phrases from your book. Machine translation can translate a decent amount of your text, but you’ll need a professional translator for the parts it couldn’t understand. What […]