The Toolbox

The writer’s toolbox is full of useful ways to connect with your reader and never let them put your book down. These tools are used mainly when actually in the drafting process– for a detailed look at more planning-oriented tools such as goals and stakes, see here.

Backstory / Flashbacks


Description


Dialogue


Hooks


Pacing


Suspense / Foreshadowing


Tone / Mood


Voice