Ideas For Novels

New writers tend to get stuck on dumping a bunch of back story into the beginning of a book. Today’s featured link shares ideas on how to incorporate great ideas into a story and how to put the back story into perspective.


I have a character in my Kincaid Brides Series, the youngest brother Seth, the hero of Over the Edge, who spent time in Andersonville Prison during the Civil War. Fired Up

So I’m just researching Andersonville to find for sure where it was and when it opened and closed. No sense having poor old Seth stuck in a prison that had been closed down for two years before he got captured, right? And this is all backstory. This is NOT important. Click here to read the rest of this helpful article.



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