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Practical Prompt 3-16-16: Fight Scenes Part 1

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For our March “Learn to Write by Reading” challenge, we invited you to examine books in which the authors did a great job writing fight scenes.

Now, apply what you learned to your own manuscript. Block in your fight scene. Where does the fight take place? What props, if any, are involved and how do the characters use them? Then determine the flow of action so that one movement or action logically leads to the next.