3 Things Every Scene Must Have

When writing fiction, there is lots of advice out there in books and on the internet. One of the most important pieces of advice you can take on board is understanding that story is made up of four elements: Continue reading

Writing a Fight Scene

It’s been a long journey, but I’ve finally reached the last section of my novel, Cradlesnatch, and what I need to do now is write a fabulous ending. In an adventure story that usually means writing a kick-ass fight scene.

However, I’ve been having a bit of difficulty getting it on paper, so I decided to step back and ponder how best to go about things.  Here’s what I’ve come up with. Continue reading

How to Write a Good Scene

Found a really great post on writing scenes here:  http://wordplay-kmweiland.blogspot.co.uk/2012/07/10-questions-your-readers-shouldnt-have.html and thought I’d share.