Writing in first person has both its advantages and disadvantages. It opens up the interiority of your protagonist for unfiltered and unfettered exploration, but constrains you to only the things they know. In Episode 45, we talk with author and editor Amy L. Bernstein when to use write in first-person POV and how to make the most out of it.
I reached out to Amy after first reading her article, The Peril and Promise of Writing in First-Person POV.
Listen to the episode here on the website.
The Write Approach, Episode 45: The Upshots and Pitfalls of Writing in First Person with Amy L. Bernstein
You can watch the episode on our YouTube channel.