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Writing Resources Masterlist
The full list of resources RFW has reblogged or shared. Editing Software StyleWriter 4 (14-day trial period) Editminion (free) Pro Writing Aid (online editor; mostly free, but offers more features if you pay.) AutoCrit (offers free analysis for under 500 words) Paper Rater (designed for essays) Gr...
Epic character resources. (more to come)
A few links with character charts to help you create and getting to know your character. Character Chart Character Analysis worksheet Fiction writers character chart Character Questionnaires  The writer’s craft: character worksheet Rebeca Sinclair’s character chart 20 Question character inventory Ch...
Writing Research - Viking Age
The Viking Age is the period from 793 AD to 1066 AD in European history, especially Northern European and Scandinavian history, following the Germanic Iron Age. It is the period of history when Scandinavian Norsemen explored Europe by its seas and rivers for trade, raids and conquest. In this period...
Writing Pirates - A Resource List
A helpful list of resources for all your fictional victorian piracy needs, brought to you by writingandresources!  (The sources on this particular list is mostly relevant to European pirates of the 16th and 17th centuries only, not modern or Asian pirates. Some sources are from the Victorian era (18...
CRIME WRITING - RESOURCES MASTERPOST
Here’s a grand masterlist of crime-related resources. This list is organized into categories, so it is recommended that you take advantage of the CTRL+F function on your keyboard. Let me know if something is amiss, if you have a crime-related post and want it added to this list, or if you want...
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Are you an aspiring writer who would love to take some university courses on writing, but don’t have the money to spend on classes? Well don’t fear.  Here is a list of ...
Writing Research - The Middle Ages
Middle Ages (or Medieval period), lasted from the 5th to the 15th century. It began with the collapse of the Western Roman Empire and merged into the Renaissance and the Age of Discovery. The Middle Ages is the middle period of the three traditional divisions of Western history: Antiquity, Medieval ...
Writing Research - The Fifties
The 1950s or The Fifties was a decade that began on January 1, 1950 and ended on December 31, 1959. By its end, the world had largely recovered from World War II and the Cold War developed from its modest beginning in the late 1940s to a hot competition between the United States and the Soviet Union...
Ultimate Writing Resource List
a massively extended version of ruthlesscalculus’ post General Tips 34 Writing Tips that will make you a Better Writer 50 Free resources that will improve your writing skills 5 ways to get out of the comfort zone and become a stronger writer 10 ways to avoid Writing Insecurity The Writer’...
Dialogue Should Move the Story Forward, Provide Information, or Enhance Characterization, Unless You’re Really Witty The best dialogu...
Are you still stuck for ideas for National Novel Writing Month? Or are you working on a novel at a more leisurely pace? Here are 102 resources on Character, Point of View, Dialogue...
151 great writing resources, segmented by genre and subject.
The Ultimate Survival Guide
INTRODUCTION: Maybe you’re interested in knowing this information for yourself? Or maybe you’re a writer? You might have a character that is stranded on an island, wilderness or anywhere else and they need to survive using their mind, and the things around them. If not that, maybe your c...
Other Important Survival Skills & Information
For whatever reason you’re here, knowing survival skills can save your life or your character’s life (especially for those writers out there that are researching this topic). Basic Rules If You Are Lost And Alone In The Wilderness Basic Wilderness Survival Skills Celestial Navigation & Lan...
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names: Baby Names NameBerry Baby Name Wizard Nymbler Baby Namer grammar and spelling Grammar Practice Sheets Marriam Webster Dictionary Thesaurus creating the setting eplans (house layouts) Google Earth character death The 26 Stages of Death Kill off a Hero or Other Character Worst and Most Frustrat...
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How to Write a Fight Scene (Rebloggable Version)
Admin Note: This post is a rebloggable copy of our page on fight scenes. The page is being phased out, so from now on all updates will be made on this post and not on the page.  Among the typically difficult scenes writers face in their stories, the fight scene definitely ranks high on the list. Bel...
Body Language: Eyes
So I stumbled across this really useful thing which I use for writing and wanted to share it with you all. (source: changingminds.org) The eyes are often called, with some justification, ‘the windows of the soul’ as they can send many different non-verbal signals. For reading body langu...