Mood is an important aspect of novel writing. What is a story's mood? The effect of language, plot, character and setting combined.
Why the Middle of Your Novel Needs 3 Dramatic Rescue Scenes
All of these rescues mean that there are at least three life-and-death situations in the middle of the novel, even before the climax! (The final scene at the end of the novel is its own kind of rescue.) Besides making the reader’s heart beat faster, these rescue situations round out the hero’s character and make him more likeable. The hero needs to be saved twice, which helps the readers see some vulnerability. It’s easier to warm up to someone who is a little flawed.
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HOW TO WRITE A NOVEL IN 100 DAYS OR LESS - Less of a concrete formula as it is full great tidbits for effective and regular writing.
9 Surprising Reasons You Need 20 Characters to Start a Book If you think you have nothing to write about in your novelâs first chapter, think again: you have 20 people to introduce, and fast! Harry Potter and The Hunger Games each introduce 19 characters in their first chapter, and Twilight introduces a whopping 24.
Diese 10 Schreibfehler töten Euer erstes Kapitel
FANTASTIC round-up of resources for plotting and planning your novel. Whether it's for NaNoWriMo or not, this is not something you want to miss.