"Try making a list of the most important characters in your book — anywhere from one to five main characters. And then for each character, list the defining choices that he or she makes in your book. Then try to create an outline of your novel in which those choices are front and center, along with the events that inspire those choices or come out of them. This won’t work for every type of novel, but it’s one way to see if your baroque storytelling has gotten away from your main story."
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everyday next week. I need a hug. And sexy women on my dash. And maybe a milkshake…