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Stephen King does this well in The Dark Tower Book 2. He has four POVs, two of them in the same head. He's helped by extremely well-defined individual voices but also does not shy away from short chapters. If I remember correctly, he has more than one chapter of just a single word. Perhaps not everyone could get away with that, but chapters of just a few ...


Go ride a tram. you'll answer your own question within 10 mins. Alternatively, use the moment to give the reader something useful. Otherwise you're just wasting everyone's time. Set location: He watched as they slid past an open-air market, with eager, healthy-looking traders boasting tables of blah blah blah... Set mood: The tram wheels ground ...

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