WE HAVE MADE IT. We have made it to the end with only a few slip ups on the way. I also totally should have read ahead when I wrote yesterdays post. More Haiku's for you! Hope you enjoy this one.
Killing your darlings simply means that you ruthlessly cut out everything from your novel that does not serve the story. One of the easiest ways to kill your darlings is to say what you mean in as little words as possible. To master writing succinctly, let's try writing a few haikus.
Short and sweet! Write a haiku.
Today's challenge is to use as few words as possible to tell a story. The perfect way to practice this technique is to write up a few haikus. Make sure to give your haiku purpose by telling an impactful story in those few short lines.
Author Up was good,
Killing your darling is hard,
I'm glad I did this.
Ha, I totally suck at poems. Let's just forget this yes?
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