Persnickety Fox
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Joined 09-23-02, id: 272005, Profile Updated: 11-07-20
Author has written 4 stories for Essay.

I have trouble writing novels. I do not have trouble being persnickety.

11/05/2020

That strange rom-com about artists and a bet has been taken down for revision. Thank you for reading.

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A Very Fundamental Introduction to Publishing by The Mumbling Sage reviews
Have a story, poem, or article you're thinking of publishing, or do you simply have a dream and no idea where to start? Here's the bedrock you can use to build the twenty-bedroom mansion or the house of cards your writing career turns out to be.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,124 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 7/2/2013 - Published: 5/22/2009 - Complete
Say What?: A 101 Guide to Reviewing Chaptered Stories by Vena Cava reviews
A short guide on how to write a good review - with emphasis on reviews for incomplete, chaptered stories.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,267 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/17/2012 - Complete
How to Successfully Complete a Successful Story! by glitterjewele reviews
Can’t manage to finish the stories you start? Contracted writer’s block? Need a little help with summaries? Stop dodging flying vegetables. This is for you.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,843 - Reviews: 356 - Favs: 1,030 - Follows: 65 - Published: 9/29/2004
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Kill Your Darlings: Rants on Writing reviews
The last chapter is for the dear readers who liked this series. Everyone else, move along. Under construction. Nothing to see here.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 13 - Words: 17,410 - Reviews: 84 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 33 - Updated: 11/4 - Published: 9/8/2011 - Complete
Keep Your Darlings: Raves on Writing reviews
Welcome to a compilation of tropes and character types I love! Rave 1: Talentless characters.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 894 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/12/2015
Storytelling Basics: Dialogue Formatting reviews
Do you want to make your story stand out in a sea of dialogue tag errors? Find out what common dialogue formatting rules you might be breaking in this tutorial.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,286 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/2/2013
You're Such A Cliché reviews
You're supposed to avoid clichés in order to become a better writer, right? Wrong. Here's why.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 977 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/21/2012 - Complete