NaNoWriMo begins today. I have 759 words so far today. My goal for this month’s challenge is merely to write every day, even if it’s only 750 words or so, so I’m writing at 750words.com this month. So far, I’m off to a good start. I have a story idea, and have a fairly fun beginning planned, but then, what about the middle? My middles all sag (even my physical middle!), and that’s a very common problem with many writers, so I don’t feel like a failure because my middles sag. They need work. Well, here’s an article with some ideas for how to tone up those middles! Click below and read some great advice for sagging middles!
Writing the middle of a novel requires understanding what makes story middles effective. Read 9 tips with examples from Dickens, J.K. Rowling and others.