Some of the chapters break my heart and at the same time Miss Gottlieb gathers my pieces and puts me back together again. Maybe, with a leftover piece I no longer need beside the candy dish on the end table.
In fiction what is not rendered, dramatized, is merely reported.
The art of fiction does not begin until the novelist thinks of his story as a matter to be shown, to be so exhibited that it will tell itself.
The Craft of Fiction
January is the Art and Craft of Fiction Month
To be effective, goals should meet three criteria: They should be measurable, meaningful, and attainable.
When you are drafting your 2021 Writing Goals you should include some very important background tasks and remember to give them the time they deserve to make your goal succeed.