I don't need to tell you how bad telling is. I've just now implying it.
You're at a fork on the road, motionless. Which path will you take? Why?
I might as well have called this one "How to be a Writer".
Here are more than a couple legit ways to start that novel you've been stirring up in your noggin. And no, it's really not as hard as you thought.
We read them in every book, but when it comes to our own stories, do we know the art of moving forward? Here's the best two cents on transitioning you're going to find out there.
Does each of your characters have something to lose? They should.
You've written a story, but you're afraid to share it. It's too simple; does it have any worth among the greats? Well, here's your answer.
Your protagonist's eyes are your own as you write; but it's time you saw things with a fresh pair of eyes.
Step out of your characters' shoes for a minute. Now take note of what you see. Are they exactly how you write them to be?
As you write in the month of NaNoWriMo, remember this, if nothing else.