The Ward Room – Military and Technical Assistance for Authors

The Ward Room – Military and Technical Assistance for Authors

wardroomThe Ward Room Mission Statement

To provide accurate and concise information about the confusing world of the US Military. The Ward Room’s main goal is to assist authors, editors and others who are working on a military themed written project that have a desire to enhance the detail to be as authentic as possible.

Topics covered under Writer Resources

  • Gun Versus Weapon, rifle, sidearm, or firearm
  • Magazine Versus Clip
  • Silencers Versus Suppressors
  • Bullet, Cartridge, and Round
  • Vehicles

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Research Tools Every Writer Needs 

“Research Tools Every Writer Needs” by Kelly Gardiner. 26 August, 2014. Aerogramme Writers’ Studio.

“In this guest post historical fiction author Kelly Gardiner shares some of the wonderful free resources that writers can use to make the most out of their research time.

Do research. Feed your talent. Research not only wins the war on cliché, it’s the key to victory over fear and its cousin, depression.’ – Robert McKee, Story

All writers need research. Whether you’re writing a memoir based largely on your own life, a story set in a neighbourhood you know well, a fantasy in a created universe, or a feature article, research can add depth, verisimilitude, and those telling details that further plot or character.”

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