Writing a fake memoir is a treacherous, tricky business. But learning how it’s done is the best way to avoid being fooled by the next shocking but highly improbable bestselling tell-all.
In an ideal world, there would never be a deadline when you set out to write a story. But in the real world, time is of the essence.
In medias res is easy to do — too easy, in fact. The trick is, it’s hard to do well.