How to Keep Your Readers From Asking, “Why Didn’t They Just…?”

  by Stephanie O’Brien My siblings and I have sometimes joked that we could take over several fictional universes with the power of “Why didn’t they just…?” When characters fail to use an obvious solution, or forget a skill or superpower that could easily resolve the situation, it can be pretty frustrating for the readers.… Read More How to Keep Your Readers From Asking, “Why Didn’t They Just…?”