The bad guy

Had a great time last week at Lincoln City’s Driftwood Library. Thanks to everyone who made this appearance happen, including the members of the Library Foundation.

I’m home for a couple of weeks now, which is good, since I’m trying to get some traction on the third book in the Crashers series. I did my big Read-Through for the first 130 pages: found the problems in the story arcs, the missed reveals, the story-telling culs-de-sac that aren’t actually going anywhere. But the most important thing I did was to write out the whole story from the bad guy’s point of view. Now that I know his story, it makes the process of telling the heroine’s story so much clearer.

About danahaynes

Dana Haynes is the author of ICE COLD KILL (2013), BREAKING POINT (2011) and CRASHERS (2010) from Minotaur and St. Martin's Press.

Posted on November 8, 2010, in Blog. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.


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