Making the plot appeal more to readers and not have them no longer want to read

by Katie
(md)

Question: My story has a really good plot but I'm afraid of it not getting interesting enough at the beginning.


Answer: I think you already know the answer to this question.

Find a more interesting opening.

Get the reader involved in the character's problems quickly. Introduce conflict early. Avoid long preamble. Surprise your reader. Create an intriguing or charming narrative voice.

Make it the kind of opening that would grab your interest as a reader.

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