Writers are always told they need a great concept, but what if your story problems lie in a concept that's too great? Let me explain.
Tag: Story Structure
3 Things Plotters Don’t Understand About Pantsers
Every writer has heard the "pantsing" versus "plotting" debate. The crux of the debate is that some writers prefer to plan a lot before they start their novel and others don't plan as much. In a community dominated by plotters, here's some things I wish people understood about writing a novel by the seat of your pants.
The Problem With Modern Filmmaking
Cinema is not what it used to be. The problem with modern filmmaking.
Writing A Non-Linear Story? Don’t Do This!
Non-linear narratives can be super engaging and fun, but are prone to problems that kill their good qualities. So when should a story be told in a non-linear way?