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Kay’s Rule of Imperfection

Think of all the things a piece of fiction must have. Who can ever get it all right? For example, we’re told to excel at plot, character, setting, point of view, dialog, backstory, conflict, pacing, and style. If it’s science fiction, add cool science ideas and scope. This list is long and demanding.

The good news is that a novel doesn’t have to have everything right. Read More…