Learn how to create dynamic characters, how to begin plotting your story and how to write those difficult opening pages, and learn strategies that can help take you from the beginning of writing your story. Learn how to create scenes, how to write dialogue and you’re your story off to a good start.
09_First Lines and First Pages
By Angela Knight
In this lesson I want to share the work I did today on the first chapter of my WIP, Master of the Hunt. Please note this is a first draft, so the final version will probably be a bit different as I continue to refine the work.
Introduction: Why the First Chapter Matters
by Angela Knight
A well-constructed first chapter is critical to a book’s success. Even if you have a rollercoaster plot with fabulous characters, a snoozer Chapter One will kill your sales.
If you’re trying to find a New York publisher, editors...