As promised, in this post, I will explain to you what a novel is.
Here is a simple definition:
As you would have understood, a novel is written in prose.
Now, “What is prose?” you would ask me.
Well, prose is simply normal, everyday language.
I am actually writing to you in prose. When you write an essay in class, you write in prose.
To better understand what a novel is, it is useful to compare the language of prose to the language of poetry.
Here is a good comparison:
So now that you know what a novel is, you can take your pen and start writing one…
As goes the proverb, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”