The Leap from Non-Fiction to Fiction

The Leap from Non-Fiction to Fiction

by John Peragine Alternately titled: Talk Me Off the Edge- My 1st Fiction Book is Being Published! Bridging from Non-fiction to Fiction has been like a flight from Earth to Mars. New landscapes. New people. Different atmosphere. Different laws of physics. And it is a...
First Page Critique

First Page Critique

I’m currently teaching my First Five Pages class at Lawson Writer’s Academy. I love helping writers strengthen their all-important openings. Joe Zarek is one of my students, and has agreed to allow me to share his ‘before and after’ first page. Kudos to him for...