Posted on 06/06/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
As temperatures rise, so can temperatures — and hopefully you’re relieving any tension through fiction and not reality.
If so, Carla Hoch of Fight Write is back at Writer’s Digest with expert advice on depicting violence in fiction.
She specifically addresses how to write a fight scene with multiple attackers and one victim.
First she dispels movie myths — yes, including the classic scene in which each bad guy takes his turn to engage in one-on-one combat with the hero — and then she shares strategies that the solo fighter can deploy to survive.
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