Uncover the secrets to creating an unforgettable second pinch point in your mystery novel. Master the art of surprise and suspense.
Discover the secret to effortless mystery writing without worrying about word count.
How to use the four-act structure to lead your reader through your mystery novel.
Use a four-part overview to write the first draft of your mystery.
Tips to keep the second half of the mystery’s middle from sagging. How to raise stakes and increase tension.
How I set up and use Plottr to combine historical research with planning the storyline for a mystery.
Create a midpoint reversal to add tension, raise the story stakes, and lead the story in a new direction toward the conclusion.
Tips to create the midpoint middle.
A story idea isn’t a novel yet. Steps to flesh out your idea into a solid novel plan.
The role of the inciting incident in your story structure and how to write one that works.
Four major stumbling blocks to writing a mystery novel.