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 […]

Post #5 of No Edit/No Read (Passive Voice)

It’s time for Post #5 of No Edit / No Read (Passive Voice). Writing in a passive voice is something I often struggle with in my fiction writing. This could be because of my extensive writing experience in the realm of business. I don’t know. But I find myself constantly rethinking sentences and actively reworking […]