I wrote "Post the genre, protagonist, and the objective of your story and I will create the opening sentence to it". I responded to 26 submissions in 6 hours.
Distill your question when seeking feedback on your manuscript.
When taking licence with the structure of your story, don't pull your punches.
The conflict between two contrasting motivations is what projects character development.
An extended metaphor can be a great thing if you can pull it off.
Science fiction needs consistent narrative voice over long stretches of intricate exposition.
All successful careers follow an exponential curve.
Asking big questions come with the territory of being a writer.
There is more to narrative structure than composing a causality-connected string of conflicts and resolutions.
Writing a novel is like lifting 500 pounds. Training for it takes longer than actually doing it.