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The Secret that Famous Authors Use to Write Irresistible Stories

And you can use it, too.

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The first mention of the secret

“We were lucky, because there was no way to know such neurons existed, but we were in the right area to find them.” — G. Rizzolatti

The secret in stories

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1) Describe rather than commentate.

2) Target your reader’s senses.

3) Emotions…lots of them.

4) Edit, then edit that…and edit again.

5) Keep away from spoilers.



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Samir Jaber

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