Posted on June 13, 2010 at 6:36pm
I've been reading a lot of different blogs lately on writing. Flashbacks and incorporating backstory seems to be a relatively hot topic recently, and it's made me really question the opening chapter to my novel. The majority of it is flashback of the first person narrator as she's trying to fall asleep. I haven't liked the chapter for a long time, and am considering an overhaul to try and move the information elsewhere.
So, I ask you: To flashback or not to flashback? Do you use it?… Continue