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by Fenris
October 29th, 2010, 2:21 pm
Forum: Excerpts
Topic: First 250 words: YA fantasy
Replies: 10
Views: 2799

Re: First 250 words: YA fantasy

I have to agree with Mariam--the first 250 words should raise questions. How else will you grab the reader's attention, make them want to keep reading and find out? Maybe it's just me (and Mariam, of course), but it seems like that's a good way to suck readers into the book. Now. I had no trouble wi...
by Fenris
October 27th, 2010, 10:16 am
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: The Introduction Thread
Replies: 618
Views: 193659

Re: The Introduction Thread

Hey everyone, Like many of you, I've been reading Nathan's blog for a while--a few months counts, right? This is my first venture into the forums, please be gentle! I've got about ten years of writing under my belt; I've been writing since I was six (Raheem--good to see I'm not the only one who star...