Shannon Bolithoe : A Writing Life

Early Hints of Backstory

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Stories open in any number of ways, but ultimately, all point toward the current circumstances of a character and his desire to work through some sort of initial, story-relevant task. As your reader peruses your opening, she will want assurance that this story will be worth her time.


Author: SBolithoe

Librarian, author, blogger, presenter, history buff and animal lover.

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