Limit the goals, create aspects of conflict to increase reader engagement with your mystery.
Strong pacing sustains readers through your mystery from murder to final reveal.
How to refine your mystery suspects for the best reader engagement.
My personal experience writting a novel synopsis by hand. How it helps form the story. A process filled with discovery beyond scene cards.
Build and sustain tension in your mystery with micro-tension moments. Instead of one big buildup, keep readers questioning what will happen next right now.
Introduction to three approaches to complete a first draft of your mystery novel
Does your character help or hinder the mystery goal?
How I set up and use Plottr to combine historical research with planning the storyline for a mystery.
How to create supporting characters that add to the puzzle of your mystery.
First marketing steps to tie your reader to your mystery.