I beat the same lessons into new writers over and over and over again.
Bouncing occurs when some small detail within your manuscript causes the reader to pause and consider whether they believe your facts, agree with your narrator’s opinions or otherwise buy into the assertions or events in the text. Rather than being swept along by suspense or the power of your writing, their attention has shifted. They… Continue reading LexIcon – Bouncing out of a manuscript
Writing is a process of creating entertaining lies, which might just be candy coating to discomfiting universal truths. Bon-bon anyone?