Tag: Fiction Podcast

First Chapters

First Chapters

First Chapters are arguably the most important in any novel. The Firsts in Fiction team of award winning novelists discuss what the best first chapters do and provide tips and tricks on how to make yours unforgettable and memorable.

Crafting Taglines and Loglines

Crafting Taglines and Loglines

Novelists Aaron Gansky, Tina Yeager, and Molly Jo Realy chat with novelist and agent Tessa Emily Hall about how to create compelling taglines and loglines for your novels.

Gross Anatomy of a Novel: Conflict

Gross Anatomy of a Novel: Conflict

  Firsts in Fiction Gross Anatomy of a Novel: Conflict In Part 3 of our Gross Anatomy series we turn our attention to the element of conflict. First, let’s define “conflict.” Conflict arises from character–it is the thing that stands between your character and what […]

Proposals: Query Letters and Bios

Proposals: Query Letters and Bios

  Thanks to bensound.com for the intro and outro music! ASK THE AUTHOR: From James Earls via Facebook: For the Christian writer: how much is too much, when it comes to love scenes, and is language ever permitted in your work with characters who aren’t […]