Opening of the Tales of Valeron. Krod wants to be a hero, so given a chance to listen to someone who's fought alongside great heroes that bards sing about, he jumps at the chance
Finding an agent is necessary to get you book traditionally published, but how do you write a query letter, and why should you personalize it to an agent?
The greatest hero I've ever seen wasn't some burly warrior or a spell-slingin' sorcerer. Dak looked far from what you'd imagine as "heroic," but you'll never find more courage, sacrifice, or endless loyalty than that codgery ol' bird-man.
In this final part of our series, we look at the nuances of how your POV character experiences the world around them. I'll show you how to avoid filtering their actions and write engaging scenes, all without getting between the reader and your story.
Last time I broke filters into three categories: Internal, External, and Action Filters. So let's build more understanding by focusing on Action Filters, why you'll encounter these more than any other, and how to spot true filtering.