I've just finished the 1st draft of my recent novel. Who reads the novel all the way through now? Who leaves it aside for a month or so?
Developing the plot for a novel should be like replicating a heart monitor. You want to see ups and downs on the screen, but you don’t want to see it flat lining. There’s nothing more likely to bore the pants off your readers than creating a story without any variation. Think of it in terms of real life’s ups and downs, except in fiction things need to be…Continue