Thursday, July 30, 2015

FUNNY WOMEN #131: Writing Prompts for Girls and Women

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Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Test Those Scene Connections – But, Therefore & Then by Heather Jackson

This is a great post from Writingonsiters.com about using three simple words to test your scene:

Test Those Scene Connections – But, Therefore & Then  by Heather Jackson

"As I build my outline, I’ve been thinking a lot about what makes a good scene, and that led to these posts: Test That Scene – Is It Essential or Filler? and Test That Scene – Cut or Revise? But what about stringing those scenes together? Is there a test for that?"

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