As writers, we want readers to “fall into our story.” The goal for all of us is to draw the reader in. The mystery is how to do just that. An editor once told me that the writer has 25 pages to capture the reader’s interest. But for me, and for many of you, it is the first few pages of your novel that can make all the difference.
Thanks so much for contributing this post, Helaine! Your words definitely do create an intriguing, haunting overture!
thank you so much, i am passionate about this story and it was my pleasure to share my thoughts with other writers. we all are members of the best club ever. xo