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What is an Antagonist?

An antagonist is someone or something in opposition to the protagonist. Learn the types of antagonists and how they create conflict.

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How to Write a Short Story

Writing a short story can seem daunting. Here’s how to write a short story and find the motivation to get started.

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What is a Deuteragonist?

Today we’re going to talk all about what a deuteragonist is in literary fiction, along with understanding the role a deuteragonist plays in the story.

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What is a Protagonist?

Wondering just what a protagonist means? Today we’ll look in depth at what a protagonist is and isn’t.

5 Signs of a Strong Novel Plot

Do you have a strong novel plot? Use these 5 signs to identify weak points in your book and avoid common mistakes many writers make in crafting their story.