If you can write a sentence, you can write irresistible prose.
In my opinion, the first job of any piece of writing is to get attention. Not just attention once but over and over again with each new sentence, paragraph, page and chapter.
What are compelling elements?
I’m glad you asked! Here is your very own cheat sheet that you can use to write compelling emails, letters, memos, short stories, screenplays and novels.
Cheat Sheet of Compelling Elements
- Word choice
- Sentence structure
- Plot twist
While this is not a comprehensive list, it’s a really good start. Whenever you go to write something or in the revision stage, look through this list and see if you can add any of these compelling elements to your writing.