Peripeteia is a tragedy's favorite tool. One that builds to an unexpected yet pleasing catharsis for the audience and that often brings an ending that is true to life. In this episode, we discuss what peripeteia is as well as how you can use it in your own storytelling.
In this episode we will discuss how to submit a short story to a magazine from the perspective of the reader. The reader is the first person who will read your manuscript after it has been submitted, and yet, how much do you actually know about what goes on in the reader's mind while they read your story?
As a professional editor I get asked many questions regarding the editing experience, especially by writers who have never used an editor before. There is often a serious misconception regarding editors and what their actual job is, why they charge the way they do, and what their actual contribution is to a writer's project.