The Epiphany Scene

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Epiphany scenes are one of my favorites. I love learning new and transformative information as a reader. What is an epiphany? An epiphany is a sudden, intuitive perception of insight into the reality or essential meaning of something, usually initiated...

Flashback Scenes

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Admittedly, I am not a fan of the flashback scene, generally, because these tend to be written poorly and (mostly because I am in a snarky mood), end up being a huge information dump of weighed down cumbersome luggage. They wallow in or lean toward bor...