Without Sequels Your Reader Won’t Care

You’ve got a fantastic idea for a book of fiction. A great conflict drives the story and you write action scene after action scene in a burst of creativity. But without sequels your reader won’t care. No, not the sequel to the book. The sequels to your scenes. Sequel is one of the most important… Continue reading Without Sequels Your Reader Won’t Care

A Short Writing Lesson: Dogged by Guilt

  Characterization and story set up doesn’t have to be difficult. Sometimes all it takes is a few well-chosen words and specific reactions. This is especially true when your character is dogged by guilt. Every guilty person is his own hangman.                  — Lucius Annaeus Seneca Can you… Continue reading A Short Writing Lesson: Dogged by Guilt