Writing Tips and Writerly Musings

Tips For Writing Combat: Where Do You Focus?

May 22nd, 2023  •  10 mins  •  Download (13.8 MB)  •  Link with Timestamp

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Even veterans and long-time practitioners can have problems writing fights that are both compelling and realistic; how is someone new supposed to keep up? We’ll discuss getting experience with the weapons you’re writing about, how to handle pacing in brawls, skirmishes, and battles, and how to keep the tension high when your protagonists have to survive.