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Friday, April 2, 2010
Write A Better Beginning -- Faster?
I probably spend 70% of my time writing the beginning few chapters of a novel. I keep telling myself I won't do that, but as I discover more about the characters, I have things I need to add in. And I know that unless I write the whole scene, I won't know enough about the character to keep going. So when I came across a post from K. M. Weiland (Wordplay) titled Nine Ways to Strengthen Your Beginning, I had to read it. Having read it, I have to share it. Here's to better beginnings from now on....