Browsing Category:

Foreshadowing

Foreshadowing Part 3: Emotion

Foreshadowing Part 3: Emotion

So far we’ve discussed foreshadowing to create dread and to avoid a ‘lucky’ hero, but now I’d like to share a trick that has become one of my…

Foreshadowing Part 2: ‘Luck’

Foreshadowing Part 2: ‘Luck’

A couple weeks ago, I wrote about luck.  I wrote about how heroes can’t get lucky, and how villains can’t get unlucky.  It’s important that your readers…

Foreshadowing Part 1: Dread

Foreshadowing Part 1: Dread

When things go wrong for your hero, it’s bad.  We don’t like it when bad stuff happens.  We want your hero to win.  Unfortunately for you (and your…