on Writer Unboxed
Have you ever read a series that would have worked better as a single book?
Or a standalone novel with untapped potential?
When a story’s natural ending is ignored or overlooked, it can create an unsettling experience for readers.
As indie authors, we don’t have agents to guide us on this matter, nor do we have publishing contracts that commit us to a particular direction.
The decision is ours and ours alone.
But how are we supposed to know if we’re making the right one?