Which do you find easier to write: fiction or nonfiction?

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  1. crowsnest profile image59
    crowsnestposted 17 months ago

    Which do you find easier to write: fiction or nonfiction?

    Do you write both or just one in your hubs?

  2. dashingscorpio profile image87
    dashingscorpioposted 17 months ago

    Non-fiction is easier in my opinion because one doesn't have to "create a world".
    All my hubs are on non-fiction topics but some contain an allegory or metaphorical story to emphasize a point.

  3. tamarawilhite profile image91
    tamarawilhiteposted 16 months ago

    I write non-fiction for a living, so I'd say non-fiction. I have written hundreds of short stories, some of which are on hubpages.
    I say fictional stories are much easier for me than books because I find that stretching an idea out can lead to throwing in trope plot elements. There are too many people who take a good short story and ruin it turning it into a novel.

    1. crowsnest profile image59
      crowsnestposted 16 months agoin reply to this

      Can you tell me why short stories are more difficult for you to write than nonfiction?

    2. tamarawilhite profile image91
      tamarawilhiteposted 16 months agoin reply to this

      Short stories are much easier for me than books, because I prefer the stories to the point. I have written several books like "Norn Born" and "Sirat". Nonfiction is easier than fiction because I get requests for pay on WHAT write.

    3. crowsnest profile image59
      crowsnestposted 16 months agoin reply to this

      With fiction, you get to use your imagination. With nonfiction, you need to research a bunch of facts and get the facts right. And then you have to organize it and keep it interesting.

      I think fiction is more fun, but it can be challenging too.

 
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