Well, I really wish my characters had a life of their own and were destroying my plot, but, it’s not really happening – though, as I was recording for this episode, I realised that yes, one of them has thrown in something unexpected.

Today’s quoted books:

Plotting and Writing Suspense Fiction by Patricia Highsmith

Fiction Attack! Insider Secrets for Writing and Selling Your Novels & Stories by James Scott Bell

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