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  1. Rich.

    BrainPick Oh my gosh, you won't believe it!

    This is a thread about melodrama. It's also another one of my lets-talk-about-craft threads. Brace yourselves. I came to this writing malarkey not so long ago, and the first stories I wrote were melodramatic tours de force, broad-brushed, sensationalist, derivative and trite. I've tried to do...