Monthly Archives: September 2015

Don’t Use That Tone With Me!

Tone is a literary compound which illustrates the attitudes toward the subject and audience. It may be formal, serious, informal, ironic, intimate, condescending, solemn, somber, playful, etc. How a work’s theme is approached determines the tone. Although tone and mood … Continue reading

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What A Character!

Writing good fiction depends on the writer’s ability to craft a story that readers want to invest their time and energy reading. One of the aspects of a novel that help draws reader in are the characters. Books are filled … Continue reading

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Fiction Writing Tips – It’s All About The Characters

One of the things that draws readers into a book and elicits the emotion writers crave is a strong cast of characters. Developing memorable, well-rounded characters will help readers love your novel. But where do you start? First, come up … Continue reading

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How to Build Climax in Fiction Writing

We have all been there before, completely engrossed into a story, watching as each character and plotline merge, coming to a head and an inevitable conflict that you have been anticipating for so long. This is called the Climax, and … Continue reading

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