How do I write scary scenes in fiction that is for children but it’s the kind that adults will enjoy too- like Harry Potter- and have it not be too terrifying for younger kids but still have adults and teens take me seriously, because my WIP is written for both to enjoy

legit-writing-tips: Leave a lot of it up to the imagination. That’s a pretty good rule of thumb for scary scenes in any story, because what you can imagine is often a lot more terrifying than words on a page. Apart… Read moreHow do I write scary scenes in fiction that is for children but it’s the kind that adults will enjoy too- like Harry Potter- and have it not be too terrifying for younger kids but still have adults and teens take me seriously, because my WIP is written for both to enjoy

How do I write scary scenes in fiction that is for children but it’s the kind that adults will enjoy too- like Harry Potter- and have it not be too terrifying for younger kids but still have adults and teens take me seriously, because my WIP is written for both to enjoy

legit-writing-tips: Leave a lot of it up to the imagination. That’s a pretty good rule of thumb for scary scenes in any story, because what you can imagine is often a lot more terrifying than words on a page. Apart… Read moreHow do I write scary scenes in fiction that is for children but it’s the kind that adults will enjoy too- like Harry Potter- and have it not be too terrifying for younger kids but still have adults and teens take me seriously, because my WIP is written for both to enjoy