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Character thoughts: When to italicize them

From Rick: In my June 1, 2020 post I talked about how to deal with character thoughts, specifically inner (direct) thoughts. I also talked about indirect thoughts. In a novel I’m currently editing, I noticed some places where the author

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Narrative Forms #1–Thoughts on Thoughts

AN ANNOUNCEMENT: Fabula Argentea magazine, edited by Rick Taubold, is a new quarterly fiction magazine available for free online at: ==================== From Rick: In a previous blog (May 7, 2012, Novel Writing for Beginners–Part 3), I talked about the

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