Hey there. Just checking in to say I’m sorry that I’ve had to put my blog writing on hold, as I am going through a rough stretch. I do look forward to getting back to the blog in the near future. Thank you for your patience.
Psalm 88:13 …
John David Kudrick
Every so often, a novelist should make it a point to remember that most readers have about 54,000 other things they could be doing instead of reading a book. A novel will only hold your reader’s attention ahead of all those other things if it’s truly worth reading.
Aside from all the various mechanics and methods of writing that can turn off a reader, one item sure to doom your novel is goofing up on so-called little details—especially when you need to include subject matter that may not be familiar to you.
To wit: Continue reading