"Honestly, with prologues, in the end a good editor will tell you whether it "works" or not. Yes, I see so many public statements about hating them, cutting them, etc., but honestly, most of my books start with them, and people read them…"
"You know, I've never tried to put together a list like that, but it's not a bad idea :-)
See, the majority of what I've written so far are novels that, although all related to one another, can all be read as stand-alones, so the…"
"I tend to go with Nikki's approach - as little backstory as possible in the first chapter, and let the details unfold as the story moves forward. Depending on the "voice" of the character, it's possible to say things like…"
It's okay I am new on here too. about two weeks old LOL. You should join the first five pages group on here it is super awesome. People review your work and help you out, and the query knock out group is supposed to help your query letters make it out of a slush pile. =)
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