Author: Kristina Adams

7 Ingredients You Need to Consider When Writing Poetry

Poetry is one of those awkward little gits where just because something works for one poem, that doesn’t mean it’ll work for another. There are so many types of poem, and you can do much more with the look, content and language of it than anything else. Poetry offers an unbelievable amount of creative freedom, but people often run away from it for reasons I don’t fully understand.

Poetry needn’t be something to be scared of: with the right tools and the right direction, anyone can find the right type of poetry for them.

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8 Essential Story Ingredients for Flash Fiction and Novels Alike

In this series of articles, I’m going to be sharing the ingredients you need to include in each form of writing to make it work. It’s not as simple as a one size fits all. The criteria for poetry is completely different to that of fiction, and fiction is entirely different from copy.

In this post, I’m going to be looking into what novels and short stories need to have to make them work. Some areas may be more likely to apply to short stories than novels, and vice versa.

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(Un)likeable characters

Do your characters have to be likeable? Or are other traits more important?

Discover how to write (un)likeable characters in my new guide!

Download your guide on how to write unlikeable characters

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