WT&TT: Improving Fight-Scenes (reblog)

I will be revising this. Very good points!

Five Things: To Improve Your Fight Scenes

by WordWitch

A lot of people in my writing circle have a hard time with action sequences, especially fight scenes. There’s a temptation, I feel, to go very cinematic with the way they’re structured; after all, that’s what anime and action movies have gotten us used to. But in general, things work very differently on the page, and what works great in your mind might lose a little something in translation to the written word.

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