Think like a screenwriter when working on your novel


You don’t have to write screenplays to benefit from that craft’s techniques.

Writer’s Digest contributor Jeanne Veillette Bowerman lists ten ways in which thinking like a movie writer can improve your novel.

Still skeptical? Bowerman reminds you that Hollywood has never been more eager to adapt fiction, so what harm is there in learning more about screenwriting?

Check out her advice here, and if you find it valuable, we have related posts in the archive from Selina Ukwuoma, B. O'Malley, Jeff Vande Zande, and J.A. Huss and Johnathan McClain.