Point of View: Deepen Your Scene as You Employ It

Point of View: Deepen Your Scene as You Employ It

Through two examples, I’ll show how employing point of view can enrich a scene as readers experience the setting, characterization, plot, and story theme.I’ll use the same elements for each example.   Character: Clara Hill, a twenty-three-year-old woman.   Theme: A...
10 Writing Mistakes That Give Readers Heartburn

10 Writing Mistakes That Give Readers Heartburn

These mistakes could irritate and lose your readers for your current book and all your future books.Insufficient grounding. The reader struggles to establish the who, where, and when from the beginning of a book or scene.The age of the character’s son isn’t revealed....