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Synopsis: Summing up your story makes a difference by Andrea Lundgren

Readers like to know what they’re getting into before they start a book. They want to know if it’s a series, what genre, and what they can expect, overall, before they start reading (unless they trust you and your stories already, in which case they might just want to read without any foreknowledge). This is […] … Continue reading Synopsis: Summing up your story makes a difference by Andrea Lundgren

Write Monday: storytelling bones

Act I Open a story with a hook. What type of hook? A punch in a character's face? Maybe. Maybe not. A narrator says, “I’m going to tell you a story and this is why you must listen,  I haven’t long to live.” A dark and stormy night (no longer in fashion) means you paint … Continue reading Write Monday: storytelling bones