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October 01, 2015

What Your Character Really Thinks

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  Remember, we're still on creating reader identification. Think about this now.  Caste the human…
October 01, 2015

Three Ways to Hook a Reader

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  • Explosion: The DaVinci Code. Strong verbs, violence, action, set up the exotic locale and bigger…
October 23, 2019

The Ultimate Guide to Writing a Bestselling Novel in a Month

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Let’s talk about you. You’ve got an idea for a book. You read a lot…
October 01, 2015

The Other Ways to Screw Up Your First Pages

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Okay, a quick review. In the first few paragraphs of your manuscript, you need to…
October 01, 2015

The First Three Paragraphs of Your Novel

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  Within the first three paragraphs of your manuscript, you must: 1. hook your reader…
March 16, 2019

The Echo Technique

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  Flow. It’s the key to writing a story that keeps your readers turning pages…
October 01, 2015

Techniques for Suspending Disbelief

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First, create complete worlds, not partial ones. You can’t sell the world if you don’t…