Week two of my author writing vacation process.
Recap of the first week of the writing vacation.
Author writing vacation experiment to finish the first draft of the current WIP.
How to use the two types of conflict in your mystery and why they are important.
How to use the four-act structure to lead your reader through your mystery novel.
Create a tool to track your clues to keep readers guessing.
Itemize strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats to create a manageable story idea for your protagonist.
What is a theme and how does it work in your story?
How voice, tone, and mood combine to create your author writing style.
How to go from story planning to writing your first draft to create your writing life.