My Rules of Storytelling - 1My Rules of Storytelling part 1My Rules of Storytelling - 13 years ago in Writing More Like This
for books, comics, movies whatever
This is a list of pet peeves or cliche's that bother me and I personally try to advoid. Afair amount at one point or another I have done myself, but I willingly admit my mistakes and strive to get better. It also helps that I am no longer in my teens. There is so much I am embarressed to admit to due my foolish youth.. and cause I thought "it was cool."
Nothing is definitive and most of these are my opinions so take it with a grain of salt.
Also they are in no particular order.
1) The dream sequence opening.
We've all read them, the first few pages are disjointed or s
How to make storysHow to make storys4 years ago in Writing More Like This
Having trouble writing a story? Well my friend you came on the right deviation you are. Normally, it's also a tut for coming up with stories for mangas. Well most of the sources come from a how to draw manga book but it can also be could for fanfics.
OK let's start...
Step 1: Ideas
Ideas are essential for writing fan fiction. It is what matters the most. Sometimes ideas come from a blast to your head like a lightning bolt or you get them in your environment you either are now or environments you already experienced. You might be thinking "I really want to write a fanfic but i dunno what I should write about." You get up pick a magazine, go