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#CWM2012 Crime Writing Tips – No. 8

#CWM2012 crime writing tip number 8 is all about fear:


When upping the tension with fear, remember that it can come from the most subtle of things. Cue into the character’s personal thoughts and fears. You don’t have to skin them or feed them to pigs; just find their weak spot and capitalise on it.


This entry was posted on May 29, 2012 by in Crime fiction, Crime Writing Month 2012, Writing and tagged , , .
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