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-I have a Master's Degree in creative writing. I have written about 15 pages. But I keep getting stuck and I feel I just ramble on and on.------------------------
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I am writing a fiction book right now but I am having a hard time trying to come up with different characters. I don't know if their is a website to help me really get started. I received my degree through a home program so I didn't have people to help me with it so I have been having some trouble trying to get started. I have a good story but I am trying to add exciting characters but I am stuck. Do you have any advise or maybe a website I could go to? Thank you,
Kristin
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Hello Kristin,

How much of your book is written?  What degree did you attain?  Answer these and then I'll get back to you.

Regards,
Dorothy

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Hello Kristin,

A Master's degree in Creative Writing?  And you're stuck at 15 pages?  Difficult to believe, but I will believe you.  

In this case there is only one possible reason. Let me see if I am correct by asking further questions.  Have you completely edited and corrected your fifteen pages?  Do you do this after each page or every few pages? Have you allowed your closest friend to read it?

I hate to ask more and more questions in order to answer yours, but I'm afraid this is the only way we can get to the bottom of the problem.  I'll await your reply.
Regards,
Dorothy

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Dorothy K Morris

Expertise

I can answer questions about writing fiction, creating characters and re-writing. I cannot answer homework questions.

Experience

I am a published author of nine novels in The Mockingbird Hill Series.

Organizations
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, NSDAR

Publications
NOVELS in the MOCKINGBIRD HILL SERIES: SECRET SINS OF THE MOTHERS, COYOTES OF CREEK CROSSING, THE EIGHTH EVIL, THE TIME IN BETWEEN, DIRTY RICE, TALLY'S NOOK, FROM THE FAR PLACES, NATURE OF THE BEAST, (THE RANKS OF THE INSANE (to come out summer 2016))

Education/Credentials
Studied writing at at American University in DC

Awards and Honors
Who's Who of American Women, Who's Who in The World, Who's Who in America.

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