Top Ten fictionwriting Articles

Fiction Writing
Here are the top ten articles for the Fiction Writing Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Beware the Mary Sue Character
The Mary Sue character reads like a too-perfect version of the author. With no faults, she has no depth or complexity, and therefore no story worth caring about. She drags down the strongest plot, but if you know her characteristics, you can transform her into someone real on the rewrite.

2. Fiction Writing 2744

3. fiction blank 3

4. Man with Phone Writing Prompt
The man in this photo writing prompt looks a bit like a fish out of water. He should spark some creative ideas as to how he, dressed as he is, got to where he is. Talk about a mismatch between snappy attire and bucolic surroundings!

5. Fiction Writing 178969

6. Fiction Writing 17400

7. fiction 14

8. Fiction Writing 171249

9. Fiction Writing 178386

10. Word Count and Fiction Lengths
Why worry about word count? After you finish writing your fiction project to whatever length it needs to be, you must know its approximate length category to market it.



Be sure to visit the Fiction Writing Archives for all the articles!

Editor's Picks Articles
Top Ten Articles
Previous Features
Site Map