[box] [/box] Welcome back to Firsts in Fiction, loyal listeners! This week, Steve and Aaron are joined by Alton Gansky (prolific writer and host of Writer’s Talk) again to talk story building. The video of our live cast on Google Hangouts is available on YouTube […]
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[box][/box] Welcome back to Firsts in Fiction, loyal listeners! Sadly, Heather couldn’t join us this week because of a scheduling conflict, but she should be back with us next week. For now, Aaron and Steve finish up the conversation they began earlier about i09’s list […]
Scenes can be about action or reaction, but no matter what, something must happen in your scene that will move your story forward. If you can take the scene out of the novel, and the rest of the book still works and is not compromised, then the scene should be cut. If you can get rid of it, you should.