Philip Pullman once said, “After nourishment, shelter, and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.”
It’s true, because we need a narrative to have the world make sense.
Think about it. Primitives are sitting around a fire. Speech has arrived on the scene. What are they talking about?
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The Plot Skeleton
Keeping the Reader’s Interest
Arcs and the Plot
The Three Parts of Writing
Who’s Showing the Story?
Crafting Sentences and Paragraphs
Show Don’t Tell
Making Your Writing Soulful
Driving Your Story Forward
Self-Editing Your Work