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A Balancing Act: The 5 Narrative Tools

Welcome! Today we explore the five narrative tools every writer must master for dynamic storytelling. These tools are so important, they often dictate the medium we choose to work with as storytellers. In my own case, they’ve shaped the course of my life and career. How is that possible, you ask?…

introducing a character

Introducing a Character

10 Signs You Might Be Introducing (Gasp!) a Boring Character And how you can ensure they hook us from page one.   Your character might be complex and dynamic, but if your opening pages make for a boring introduction, the reader probably won’t hang around long enough to find out. Here are ten signs…