Hook Your Reader – 5 Easy Tricks

Sharing from taletwisterbooks.com. My alternate universe. How do you get your reader to want to read your story? You grab them by the throat! The first few lines should stimulate thought, invoke a mental image, intrigue them, offer something, make a promise and perpetuate the desire to know more. In other words, engage the reader […]

RUNNING AWAY WITH WRITING

Hello Friends, Pet Peeve Alert: Run-on, and on, and on, sentences. I get it, but…. You have so much fantastic detail that must be shared because it is crucial to the story and the understanding of the scene and the character and grabbing hold of the reader’s attention, and as we have all learned the […]