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  • This is such an important point. Accuracy in data has to include language! I find this...language) as it varies tremendously from one country to another in accent and mode of expression. Have we connec...
  • Started by Sarah Pinneo
    Last reply by Sergeja Krajnc
    The Rejectionist hits home with this stunning post about women characters in popular literary fiction here. I just had to share. S.
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  • Hi Everyone The newest edition of the New Grace News is out. This fictional newspaper is for and about the characters who live in the fictional county of New Grace So...
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  • Started by Laura Page
    Last reply by T. S. Johnson
    I know that it helps me out a lot to talk about my characters. Usually I like to do this out loud to a patient listener, but the blogosphere and writing forums like th...
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  • Started by Maryanne Johnson
    Last reply by Zetta Brown
    What's your favorite southern work or favorite southern character?  It can be book based, movie based, etc.  For example, I absolutely loved Teddy (Theodore) "T-Bag" B...
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  • Started by Dera R Williams
    Last reply by Dera R Williams
     What say you?   Family Maid Files Suit Against Author of ‘The Help’ 
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  • Started by T. Swift
    Last reply by Melissa
    Hi Ladies, I am about to finally start writing my novel. I've done some research, read 3-4 "How to write YA fiction books" and its high time I start getting to the me...
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  • Started by Shelley Houlihan
    Last reply by Terri L. Atkins Febuary
    Is anyone still out there?! I just joined SW and this group, but it seems as if all characters and their creators have flown the coop, as the most recent posts are alm...
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  • Started by Melissa McNallan
    Last reply by Melissa McNallan
    I was told by an agent that my novel had too rural of an asthetic for him (which is fine, I'm just glad he told me and was nice). Can anyone think of any novels in the past 5/10 years that feature a rural-seeming protagonist or a rural setting? I'm compiling a list. Thanks!
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  • Started by Lauren Cohen
    Last reply by Kirstie Olley
    Hi,   I'm Lauren, from England. This is exactly the kind of group I'm into. Is it wrong to love another book so much that I've followed up on what I would like to happ...
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