Quick Tips: Craft & Technique

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Writer's Little Instruction Book: Craft & Technique by Paul Raymond Martin

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  • If you get everything else wrong, but move the reader with your emotion, you have succeeded.
  • Conflict among choices of the mind may intrigue the reader. Conflict among choices of the heart will involve the reader.
  • Rule of thumb: Your main character should fail at least twice to resolve the story problem, then succeed.
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