Last time I talked about editing I gave you 5 great tips to get started. Today, I give you 5 more to round out your editing skills! From inconsistencies to dialogue, these are methods to help improve your novel during this crucial phase of writing. If you are a beginner writer who has finished their first draft or simply wants to tackle editing, this is for you!
First of all, I would like to thank everyone for the support they have given me on my last two videos. Your comments have been great to read and I am happy that so many of you enjoyed those videos/articles. This toolkit will be the last bit on cyberpunk for a while, but it’s a big piece to leave it off on.
Welcome to the cyberpunk toolkit, which includes ideas, facts, tips, and advice for writing your cyberpunk story!
Cyberpunk is a subgenre of science fiction, but like any genre with the word ‘punk’ in it, it focuses on the underworld society, the lowlife perspective in a dystopian future. Writing this genre requires a captivating story that highlights the issues in man’s desire for power at any cost and the slow decline of morality in society. It’s tense most of the time, shocking the rest, but captivating all the way through!
Here are some insights on cyberpunk stories and advice for writing your story!
Action scenes are deceptively easy to write. For the imaginative mind, an action scene is simply detailing the actions of characters trying to run from danger, or fight it. However, it can easily turn into a confusing, illogical mess of a scene. One that frustrates the reader, rather than excites them.
These are 10 tips that still help me write action scenes today. Read on!
Now, exposition is a difficult aspect of writing to talk about. Ask some writers and they will say it should be avoided at all costs, as other writers and they will say that it is sometimes necessary. There are even writers who thrive on exposition, using it as a tool to deliver personality and garner interest.
I have a mixed bag of advice for those unsure of what exposition is and/or how to use it. Read on!
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