Has your character done their DNA? If so: what did they discover? If not: Why not?
Write that scene.
Author: Hank Phillippi Ryan
Voice is one of the first things we connect to when we open a book. It’s very often what draws a reader into a story. Bestselling author Heather Webb says
honing your author voice can be a moving target, and she explores how to bring it to its fullest potential.
British novelist and critic David Lodge defined magic realism: “when marvellous and impossible events occur in what otherwise purports to be a realistic narrative.” Here’s how Author Jennifer Moorman did that.Read More
It’s about to be cold. Really really cold. Does your character care? Are they prepared? What will happen when they realize they are alone, and in danger is they even go outside? Write a scene where your character is unexpectedly, life-changingly cold. (What does that reveal to you?)Read More