Foreshadowing is a writer’s way of giving the reader hints of events to come, an incentive to keep turning the page and for me one of my favorite part of the story to write. For mystery writers foreshadowing is essential as it is how we give our audience clues which they will need to solve the puzzle presented in the story. Foreshadowing can be obvious, for example – “When Harry woke up on Monday he had no way of knowing that by Friday he’d be dead and #8221; The reader may not know how it is going to happen,...
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