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Friday, 13 August 2010

The 10 Commandments of Fiction Writing


Guide your writing ways with these 10 rules thou must not break.

Most experts agree that when it comes to writing fiction, no rules are carved in stone. A writer is free to bend, twist, smash or shred any of the golden platitudes of writing that have been handed down by the well-paid, well-respected writers we all hope to become. Certain writing guidelines, however, are so self-evident few writers would dispute them. When these guidelines are broken, you don't need a burning bush to tell you your writing will suffer.

Raymond Obstfeld

Read more (courtesy Writer's Digest)

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