Your plotting is done, the idea germinated in your mind and grew to a nearly full-length novel. Now you have to sit down and actually write the novel. Suddenly you stare at the blank sheet on your word processor. You play around with the font of the Chapter One title until youre back to the original. You frown. The story is good, the conflict worked out and believable.
So why cant you get the opening sentence on the screen?
I had to ask myself the same question this morning when I stared