Foreshadowing and Plot Twists

Hello, Write Owls! Welcome to Day 28 of Storytelling 101. Today we’re talking about foreshadowing and plot twists. Foreshadowing is the hints you put in your story that build up to an event, reveal, plot twist, or ending. You want your foreshadowing to be subtle. Readers aren’t stupid, and they don’t like it when youContinue reading “Foreshadowing and Plot Twists”

Plotting vs. Pantsing

Hello, Write Owls! Welcome to Day 21 of Storytelling 101. Today we’re talking about plotting vs. pantsing. Writers typically fall into one of two categories when it comes to preparing to write a book. Those who plan with outlines, character profiles, etc. are plotters. Those who fly by the seat of their pants are pantsers.Continue reading “Plotting vs. Pantsing”