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Sandra Ardoin @SandraArdoin

Readers have told me that by the time they finish reading my novels, they feel as if they are part of the heroine’s family. Readers have written asking if the baby was a boy or a girl—as if he was born after the story ended. How does a writer do that? Take readers so deeply into a character’s life and keep them there so that they feel they’ve lived the story?

On today’s Seriously Write blog, author Kelly Irvin provides her tips for sinking into Deep POV with your characters.


What has been the hardest aspect for you to grasp when it comes to deep POV?