Month: August 2016

For authors, by authors, one word at a time

Coldly Calculating: Give No Quarter

Welcome to Coldly Calculating: Writing by the Numbers. I will be your host each week as we probe the darker corners of your imagination. This series is meant to help feed your mystery/horror muse, so try to give us chills! The prompt is open to interpretation, but try to include the phrase somewhere in your…
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August 31, 2016 0

How to Nail Your Pacing

Pacing is what keeps your readers up at night turning pages because they have to know what happens next. It can be the difference between an okay story and a great one. Good pacing makes your story memorable and exciting. So how do we nail our pacing? Structure By following story structure. Story structure is…
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August 30, 2016 1