There’s an insane amount of visual cleverness that sails right over your head (and into your brain).
Titles: The Element of your novel that should present the best of your novel and the best of you as a writer, in a few short words that catch the reader’s
"If you say in the first chapter that there is a rifle hanging on the wall, in the second or third chapter it absolutely must go off." For a great story ending, scatter "guns" early on to go off at the climax.
Some of you gave me some nice feedback on the rough excerpt I shared at the last WIP Wednesday (and if you shared something as well, thank you! I love seeing your stuff!) That scene is based on a f…