Find out how to use a great narrative technique called Chekhov’s Gun to help build your story plot points and give readers a deeper sense of who your characters really are. It’s about crafting details that matter.
I love old words. Leitwortstil is a narrative technique you’ve probably never heard of – even if you’ve actually used it! Find out here what it is and why kids, parents and teachers really love it.
Find out how to write second person narrative and also – why you would ever want to use this, ever. Get the low-down on how Point of View drastically changes this particular narrative mode!
Your narrator is arguably the most important character you create, because they are how we get the story. Find out the fine details of crafting a first-person narrator and how to write a first person narrative that knocks the socks off your readers!
Make sure the second act of your story is compelling. Find out how to effectively step things up after a strong set-up and keep the action rising.
Find out how to begin a story that will hook readers, editors and agents. There are 4 basic story points, 5 essential tools, 3 key things to know about first sentences and 7 types of first sentences that really stand out.