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Writing a ghost story
Posted: Friday, June 28, 2013 8:26 PM
Joined: 6/26/2013
Posts: 1

I am trying to write a ghost story, I feel it's too tame. Can someone give me some advice how to liven it up a little bit. I want it to be wierd as possible.
Posted: Tuesday, July 2, 2013 12:37 PM
Joined: 4/26/2011
Posts: 2

Make sure you inflict plenty of bodily feeling and the senses into your narrative. Hope that helps!


Posted: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 3:52 PM
I'd like to help but I'm not clear on what it is you're looking for help with.
Roger Terry
Posted: Monday, March 24, 2014 12:45 AM
Joined: 3/11/2014
Posts: 2

Add a little backstory to the spirit that the story is surrounded against. Then, maybe set it in a scary setting like a castle or a haunted house and make the main character as vulnerable as possible. Then once you do that the story can unfold for itself.

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