Tips to add setting details to make your story come alive and keep readers engaged.
External wants and internal needs combine to enrich your character and drive a strong story.
Story development on plot and characters enriches reader engagement and helps you write faster.
Reading helps you become a better writer. Discover six ways daily reading improves your writing life.
An explanation of common narrative points of view and why some work better in the mystery genre.
Overview of Plottr, the customizable planning tool for writers. Plan to write faster.
Who, what, where, and action are keys to get your reader into the story from the start. Save narrative description and backstory for later. Now is the time to show your reader you tell a good story.
Subtext is any content which is not announced explicitly. Baffle your sleuth and your reader with suspect subtext.
Create your own reference library with an organized system to write your novel faster.
Deepen your novel, use multiple plotlines. How to develop subplots for your story.