A deep dive analysis on the serialized short story The White Wolf of the Hartz Mountains.
While I’m writing my work in progress novel During the Blue Hour . I’m also working on a short story series for the same novel series. There will be different
I been dancing around this topic for a while now but I been trying to save it since most of my short stories within the Blue Hour Series will contain this technique;The narrative framing or bookend with flashbacks technique. Or “the here and now story”, where the story is just one long flashback .
I know what you’re thinking . We don’t want to see or read a characters backstory. We want to see them in the present. This is sloppy writing. Terrible way to start a story. But I don’t believe that’s true because there is a short story /novel connection.
I have decided while working on my second draft to add the deleted character Zios back into my work in progress novel DURING THE BLUE HOUR . But only as a Cameo in one scene.
So how do we do this as writers, take a scene or chapter from our work that is already written and create a new or extended story?
What does a seafaring adventure involving a man trying to save his father have to do with werewolves ? Well a lot . READ THE FULL BLOG POST TO FIND OUT
You might say it is easy to write something with one character. But this is not easy at all. It is one of the hardest types of stories to write.
So I made a decision. A couple of months ago I posted about trying to send my short stories to literary magazines. However , I have made a decision about my
While I’m writing my work in progress novel During the Blue Hour . I’m also working on a short story series for the same novel series. There will be