Finding the Heart of a Scene

 

Sometimes young writers tell me they feel like a scene is boring. They wonder: Should I add something exciting, dangerous, explosive? Today, we’re focusing on how to make the kinds of scenes that keep readers turning page after page. What keeps them reading might surprise you. Action is compelling, but the secret to engaging readers has much more to do with the why than the what. If you’re scratching your head and wondering how heart can matter more than action, or how you can make the why work in your writing, this Facebook Live session is for you.

 

 

Don’t miss this week’s printable, a cheat sheet to help you find the heart of your next scene. Enter your email below to grab your copy.


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This mini-lesson and free downloadable worksheet will teach you how to make the kinds of scenes that keep readers turning page after page. A great resource for teachers and young writers.

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