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Outlining a Novel: Is it Really Necessary? By Tess Gerritsen guest authors starting to write Jun 19, 2022

The idea of outlining a novel is one that may strike dread, panic or even tedium in a writer’s heart. Are we really expected to have our entire novel outlined before we put pen to paper?

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How to Write the First Chapter of a Novel novel writing techniques starting to write May 17, 2020

If you're wondering how to write the first chapter of a novel, we can relate. It's a big question!

After all, the first chapter of a novel needs to do some heavy lifting to start the story. But...

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