Time travel is a staple of great fiction—when it’s done right. When it’s done wrong, you’re turning wormholes into plot holes instead. Here’s how to get a handle on the mechanics of time travel for fiction.
It’s easy to navigate business in stories set in our world. But with fantasy, we have to create whole new worlds from scratch. This means we’re responsible for making fictional economies that suspended disbelief by being functional.
Action. Tension. Suspense. Thrillers are among the most exhilarating books to read and to write. That’s why they’re persistently popular, flying off the shelves at bookstores and the reading racks at airports.