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Sense of Touch – Improve Your Story Writing

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Sense of Taste – Story Element

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6 Steps to Hiring a Good Book Editor

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Sense of Sound – Story Element

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10 Common Editing Mistakes Authors Make (and How to Fix Them)

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Sense of Smell – Improve Your Story Writing

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Professional Editor Versus Self-Editing Software: How to Get the Most Out of Both

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Why Clarity Should Be The Ultimate Goal of Every Writer

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Objects of Fiction Writing – Improve Your Story Writing

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Timing – Improve Your Story Writing

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Action Scenes – Improve Your Story Writing

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Scene Middle – Improve Your Story Writing

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Flashbacks with Kristina Stanley

Whether you’re a fiction writer or professional editor, this series is for you! A flashback takes the reader from…

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Backstory Different From Revelation with Kristina Stanley

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Revelation with Kristina Stanley

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Tension vs Conflict with Kristina Stanley

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Entry and Exit Hooks with Kristina Stanley

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How Anchor a Scene with Kristina Stanley

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Purpose of a Scene with Kristina Stanley

Whether you’re a fiction writer or professional editor, this series is for you! There must always be a reason why…

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Scene Name with Kristina Stanley

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Naming a Scene with Kristina Stanley

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