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Every once in a while, I pick up a book that’s so compelling I just can’t put it down until I reach the last page. Sometimes it’s because the book is flat-out amazing; sometimes it’s because the book is good enough and the plot is amazing. Un-put-down-able books, for me, have certain qualities: g
How to Choose Your Novel's POV & Tense
How do you know which point of view and tense are right for your novel? Click through to check out my top tips today!
Halfway through the first draft? Psh. How about halfway through the first chapter.
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5 Ideas to Make Your Second Scene Count
Your novel is only as good as the parts the reader actually gets to. So after you’ve written your opening scene with a bittersweet celebration, what’s next? There’s a “day in the life” scene that occupies the space between the opening and the call to adventure. The bestselling authors of Harry Potter & The Sorcerer’s Stone, Twilight, and The Hunger Games use this scene to establish normalcy and to send the hero on a pleasant errand.
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