We all want to use it effectively, we all think we use it effectively, but do we? Here‘s a helpful article about foreshadowing and how to use it. There’s a very helpful infographic at the end of the article that you can print and keep it somewhere handy.
Original post from Now Novel
As for me, I’ve used it to a new short story I’ve been struggling to draft for a couple of weeks now (unsuccessfully so far). Number 2 and pairs in general, play an important role in the story, so every few paragraphs I’ve made sure to mention that number. Hopefully, at the end of the story (if I ever manage to finish it), the reader will have an “Aha!” moment.