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How to structure a premise for stronger stories

“A big-city copy moves to a small coastal town…” Developing a carefully structured premise can arm you with a strong story and a solid pitch line. It’s something agents can sink their “jaws” into.

By Jeff Lyons | Published: July 6, 2017

Own up

Should an author ever write a character outside their identity?

By Nic Stone | Published: December 15, 2016