Plotting

THE KEY TO PLOTTING IS CHANGE…

In the course of a page or a scene, characters do things, learn things and have things done to them.

While interesting in themselves, they also:

  1. Alter ( improve or worsen) the status of a character or the relationship between characters.
  2. Raise new questions about the possible developments or outcomes and foreshadow coming events.

The stream of action keeps pounding ahead.

Each scene is built around what can be called Story Points and Bold Strokes

Bold Strokes is an event, decision or discovery that changes how things were. Continue reading “Plotting”