Category Archives: Openings

Turning Story Opening Don’ts Into Do’s

Today I’m super happy to have author & friend Lisa Gail Green in for a visit. Lisa is the author of  The Binding Stone (The Djinn Series). She’s looking at problem story openings and offering ideas on how to make … Continue reading

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First Page Tips from the Pros

Last week, I outlined the notes on VOICE from the speakers at the SCBWI Florida summer conference. The other thing they spoke a lot about was… FIRST PAGES They spent a lot of time on first page critiques, reading each … Continue reading

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