Laurie Hertzel

About Laurie Hertzel

Laurie Hertzel is senior editor for books and special projects at the Star Tribune, and the author of “News to Me: Adventures of an Accidental Journalist.”

Six Tips for Crafting Scenes

By Story Craft March 24, 2005

This is an edited version of a talk Laurie Hertzel gave at the 2005 Nieman Seminar for Narrative Editors. Her remarks were part of a joint presentation with Rick Meyer, who spoke about developing characters. Scenes are the backbone … Read more