Tag: writing a novel
Writing a sequel: Three things I’ve learned
On November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sequels can be tricky. I just finished the fourth book in the Waverly series, and I’d like to share a few things I’ve learned along the way. 1. Some backstory is required. Not everyone who reads a sequel will have read the original, so you must include some backstory. However, you don’t want to begin […]

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A synopsis can be quite helpful
On October 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

When you first begin a novel, it’s fairly easy to remember what you’ve written so far. However, the deeper you get into that word count, the harder it is to keep track of everything, and you could easily find yourself amidst a jumble of confusion regarding various characters and storylines.¬†When did she last speak to […]

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