Anonymous asked: How does one write a good fight scene?

Step one: Most of the time, it’ll be best to avoid starting it with the phrase “wanna tussle?”

From there, you might find these links useful:

For when things get ugly, check out On Killing Characters. 

Thanks for your question! If you have any other writing concerns, please send us a message.

- O


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