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My article "Weaving a Seamless Backstory" is in the January Writer's Digest!

The January issue of Writers Digest Magazine with my article on backstory is finally here! You can order the issue online, or pick it up starting today at your favorite bookstore. If you get a chance to read my article, I'd love to know what you think!



"Weaving a Seamless Backstory

Behind every well-developed novel lies an important backstory—but including too much of it too soon can halt your story’s momentum. Here’s how to know what to reveal, and when.

by Karen Dionne"