Making Characters Come to Life


As I’m trying to finish my first (and very rough) draft of Stinging Power, I’m a little troubled about my characters. They seem to be flat, almost like cardboard, with a few flashes of life…

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Favorite Opening Lines from Favorite Books


If a writer doesn’t capture the reader’s attention in the first few pages, the reader may never finish the book. If the reader doesn’t become engaged quickly, somethings else will seize his attention and the…

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