We’ve talked before about the perspective of being flexible as writers. The processes and techniques that worked on our last story might not work on our next one, so it can be beneficial to fill our writing and editing toolbox with more options.
However at the same time, there are more risks and potential for problems when we try something new. We might not even know how to judge whether we’ve succeeded or not.
In other words, trying something new comes with a host of pros and cons that we should think about before taking the leap.
Let’s take a deeper look at some of the pros and cons of experimenting.