Novel Endings

March 9, 2019

Ending your Novel

A story ending can be either happy or sad; it can leave the reader uplifted or pensive or heartbroken. But it has to feel "right."
March 21, 2019

Ending Your Novel

Which is to say, you need to plan your conclusion just as carefully as every other part of your story.
March 25, 2019
Murder

Killing off Characters

kill off one of your characters
March 25, 2019
Formatting your Book

Creating The Novel ‘Series’ Outline.

Over the years, I’d gleaned from interviews with other authors that the planning of their series characters followed one of two paths: either they allowed themselves flexibility for the future, or they moved hastily, and inadvertently penned themselves in.
April 2, 2019

How To End Your Novel Like A Pro.

If there’s anything writers struggle with even more than beginnings, it is endings. Imagine you’ve captured your reader’s attention, kept her following you for the entire journey, and now all of your hard work comes down to one final scene that will make or break her reading experience. Yikes!
December 24, 2019
Snowflake

Using The Snowflake Method To Write Your Novel.

Ok writers, there are about as many methods to craft a novel as there are writers. Today I’m going to share one of those and over […]