If you dream of writing a book that will keep your reader up past midnight turning pages, you’re in the right place!
Let’s find a quiet corner, shall we? You grab a coffee; I’ll get a chai tea latte. You’ll find this a friendly, informative place, filled with all the things you need to make your dream of writing a reality. It’s a happy place, filled with tips, tools, explanations and tons of examples of how to write your novel, in any genre. There’s no hurry, there’s only a helping hand reaching back for yours. Grab it. Together, step by step, we’ll get you where you want to go.
With this book, you will be able to take that sticky story idea that just won’t go away, and with it create a lively writing road map you can live with to bring your story to life. On your journey, you’ll pick up all the tools you need, each presented methodically, simply, and clearly, with tons of examples for how to use it. You’ll learn to make your reader cry, howl with laughter, or scare them silly, and still crave more.
Cliff hangers. Series Writing. Red Herrings. Pacing. MacGuffins. Mushy Middles. Sensuality. POV. ‘Voice’. Hero’s Journey. Conflict. Genre. Self-Editing. Beta Readers. Backstory. Story Structure. Salting. Ticking Clock. Head Hopping. Plots A, B & C. Hooks. POD Publishing. Scene. Sequel. Transitions. Inciting Incident. Subtext. Emotional Connection. 5 Senses. SCT Factors. eBooks. 3 Act Structure. In Media Res. Specificity. Unreliable Narrator. Reversals. Dialogue. Adverbial Hell. Rising Action. Stage Setting. Attributions.
We will cover how to polish your gem until it sparkles. We’ll talk editors. We’ll explore the ins and outs of Indy and Traditional Publishing. What do you have to lose? Only your dream if you don’t try.