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Tips For Those People That Would Like To Write Fanfiction

A lot of readers that read fanfiction for the first time were really shocked. But, when readers read into the story, they will become more amazed and very interested.

Fanfiction was created to pay tribute to their favorite writers and their characters that they have created.
These writers has created stories that has people with different educational attainment. Here are the tips in writing your own fanfiction:

A. You should know your own canon
Finding Ways To Keep Up With Fanfiction

What is canon?
Finding Ways To Keep Up With Fanfiction

Canon is the main story, the movie, the show and the book that was created by writers. One reason why they write about fanfiction is because they want to really spend time with the people and the world that was created by the writer. It is very important that you do not mess with the rules of the world that was made by the writer. In order for you not to distract your readers.

B. You must start by asking “What if”

Asking “what if’, can really help you in starting your story. For example, what if a character in the story will become a vampire or a wolf? These is really helpful.

C. Do not be scared with topics that are difficult

There are plenty of adults in the world of fanfiction that has complex rating systems. So you should not be scared to ask questions that are crazy and difficult.

D. You must not forget about warnings.

If you are planning to write about topic that are really sensitive, then you must warn your readers that these topics are included, you can actually write it in the story summary part of the book. There are some readers that prevent these kinds of topics.

E. You must find and have a beta

What is the meaning of a beta?

A beta is the editor or the proofreader. This is really necessary. The beta will be in charge in checking the mistakes that you made. Even professional writers must have a proofreader or an editor. You could be an experienced writer, but there will be some things that you might not see. It is really best if you have a second set of eyes that will overlook your work.

F. Do not ever apologize for your work

It is really important that you do not tell your readers, that you are sorry because this is not that good because it is my first time, these words must not be included in your summary part. When you have faith and believe in yourself then no need to get worried.

G. Giving and receiving reviews

Reviews can really help fanfiction writers. You can get reviews by also giving a review.