While the topic of killing off characters may seem a bit strange, and truthfully, if taken outside of this particular context, yes, it would be, but when we’re talking about fictional writing, this is an important technique to know and understand. Now, let’s start off by noting that killing off characters is very subjective and will be very particular to each story, but if there’s one thing we can say, let it be this: do not kill off characters that are pointless to the story you’re writing. Instead of killing off those characters, go back and remove those unnecessary characters; they don’t need to be there. Get more in-depth tips from Jenna Moreci right here!
Do you have a fight scene in your novel? Are you thinking about having a fight scene in your novel? Have you ever read a fight scene and felt like it just wasn’t quite right? This is the video for you! Here we get some expert tips from a published author on how to write better fight scenes. For example, it’s fine to overwrite at first, but then go in and take out some lines! Let your reader fill in the blanks and choreograph the fight. Go ahead and see what other tips you can pick up to help your writing!