Action and Reaction


I have learned a lot about writing by visiting various writing sites online. Today’s focused site is My Book Therapy. It is a wealth of information for writers.



Every story starts with an Inciting Incident catapulting the hero and heroine into a journey. They’re either scrambling to get their lives back to normal or hoping to settle into their new life after some amazing “I never knew this could happen to me” experience.

Each scene you write is either an Action or re-Action scene. Your characters are doing something or responding to what happened. But the challenge is to write more than just he-said-she-said or he-did-she-did scenes. You want to layer in emotional depth – and one way to do that is to know your character’s Noble Cause. Click here to read the entire article.


Happy writing,



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