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Monday, October 19
Writing: A Support System for Life
"... the job of fiction is to find the truth inside the story’s web of lies ...", Stephen King What is writing? Stephen King has a...
Saturday, October 3
Free Indirect Discourse: What it is and why you should care
What is Free Indirect Discourse and why should you care? Do you have a favorite author, one who is able to grab you on the first page, immer...
Wednesday, July 22
Jung and the Hero's Journey: The Disaster (Part 5)
In my last post I talked about The Call to Adventure . Today I want to talk about a very important part of any story: the hero’s descent in...
Monday, July 20
Jung and the Hero's Journey: The Call to Adventure
Hi! Sorry that I haven't posted in a while. Lately I've been making videos about writing, but I've missed posting here. Today I...
Saturday, January 4
10 Ways to Develop Your Writer’s Voice
How to Develop Your Writer’s Voice How would you go about developing your distinct voice? And what is voice, exactly? Obviously t...
Monday, December 23
T.S. Eliot: Good Writers Borrow, Great Writers Steal
T.S. Eliot stated, “Good writers borrow, great writers steal.” Aaron Sorkin’s version of this commandment is, “Good writers borrow fro...
Friday, December 20
Story Structure: The Hero's Journey
The Hero's Journey Over the years I've written quite a bit about story structure. So much in fact that I resolved not to do a...
Saturday, December 14
Deborah Chester: How to Structure a Scene
I’ve been reading Deborah Chester’s excellent book on Story Structure: The Fantasy Fiction Formula . Have you ever read any of the boo...
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