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Dos and Don’ts for Creating Tension
July 5, 2016 Writing Advice J.K. Allen

Tension is the interplay of conflicting elements in fiction. It is the anticipation of upcoming events due to curiosity or concern for the character. Conflict arises from the opposing goals the protagonist and antagonist have and the obstacles the antagonist provides for the protagonist. This conflict leads to tension, which keeps readers turning pages to

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