From Writing Excuses:
The cool stuff you plan to put in your story will need stuff that sets it up earlier. In this episode we talk about how to determine which of these elements needs to come first. We also define (finally!) the term “promises” in the way we use it when we say “promises made to the reader,” and then we talk about how to figure out what promises we’re making.
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