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Common, repeatable methods of achieving particular storytelling effects or of avoiding narrative pitfalls.

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When can You Pause the Story and Speak Directly to the Reader?

When breaking it is fun. Narrators don't so much break the fourth wall as sit on it and give you the play by play. It's characters that break the fourth wall because they aren't expected to be self a …