Tips For Those People That Would Like To Write Fanfiction
A lot of readers that read fanfiction for the first time were really shocked. However, the next reaction of the readers are amazement from the story.
Fanfiction was made to pay tribute to their favorite writers and their characters that they created.
They made stories with people that has different level of educational attainment. Here are the tips in writing your own fanfiction:
A. You should know your own canon
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What is canon?
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Canon is the main story, the movie, the show and the book that was created by writers. The main reason why people are writing fanfiction is because they want to get to know the world and the people that were created by the writer. It is important that you do not destroy the rules of the world that was created 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 will help you in writing your story.
C. Do not be scared with topics that are difficult
There are many of adults in the world of fanfiction that has complex rating systems. That is why 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 actually readers that are afraid of writing about sensitive topics.
E. You must find and have a beta
What exactly is a beta?
A beta is the editor or the proofreader. This is important and necessary. This person is in charge in checking what you wrote and check if there are any mistakes. Even professional writers should have a proofreader or an editor that will check what you wrote. You could be an experienced writer, but there will be some things that you might not see. It is best if you have a second set of eyes that will overlook your work.
F. Do not ever apologize for your work
You should 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 are really helpful for fanfiction writers. You can get reviews by also giving a review.