Readers Have Goals Too – Satisfy Them

Readers Have Goals Too – Satisfy Them

In Stephen James’s article, “Tension & Release” (Writer’s Digest – January 2015), he tells us: “Readers want to wonder, worry, anticipate, and hope.” To understand this better, I’ve tested these readers’ goals against the story of “Rapunzel” by Jacob and Wilhelm...

How Waiting Brings You Success in Your Creative Work

“When Pharaoh let the people go, God did not lead them on the road through the Philistine country, though that was shorter. For God said, “If they face war, they might change their minds and return to Egypt.” —Exodus 13:17 Do you ever feel like you’re filled with a...