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Mumblings

Posted on December 17, 2023 by Franklyn Helfinstine
The self-indulgent writer listens and then the mumblings of sycophants, toadies, and flatterers, thus failing woefully to heed the valid criticisms of editors, critiquers, and reviewers.Since improvement involves enough time to examine, to edit, to revise, also to rewrite, the self-indulgent writer avoids or neglects to get this done.All writing could be enhanced by revision and review: a big change in viewpoint, a big change in syntax, a big change in syntax, or perhaps a change in design...

Important Points of Fiction

Posted on May 3, 2023 by Franklyn Helfinstine
Fiction manuscripts receive feedback that addresses and scores:The theme of the bookCharacter development and depthPlot and story line resolutionPace and setting of the storyThe effective usage of dialogThe appropriateness of the tense and point of viewHow compelling the book will undoubtedly be in the marketplaceSpelling, grammar, punctuation and many more!The theme or premise of a novel is essential since it sets the stage for the characters, the setting, the plot, the conflict, and the climax...

The Practice of Writing

Posted on March 20, 2022 by Franklyn Helfinstine
What should be practiced? If one is to become a successful writer the other must be in a position to practice good grammar.To be able to practice good grammar, a writer got to know the guidelines of good grammar and for that reason must study the guidelines of good grammar.Most editors reject quickly those writers who have no idea how exactly to construct an effective sentence with at the very least a topic and predicate...