Posts Tagged ‘story focus’

Solo vs. several points of view

The other day someone asked me how many characters in their story should have a point of view. Ever wrestle with this one? Most writers do.

We want our fascinating characters to lend their perspective to the narrative. We want to try out different voices. We want our novel to follow several interesting story lines. And show that we can do it.

These are the wrong reasons.

But there are some better reasons, discussed below. Read More…