The 8 WORST Cliches in Fiction

I loved Michael Cristiano’s post on clichés, so I’m sharing it with you guys. These are all so accurate! Especially the John Gardner-esque paragraph about how we should always use our own words instead of stale language.



As a writer, there is always a pressure to write something that can sell. I have a weird relationship with this notion, but for the sake of this post, let’s just say that it’s true. How…

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