Reflections of an Unknown Writer & Save the Cat!

raindrops

Reflections I haven't written much this week, not even for the website. Time has been scarce, and depression hit me quite badly at the end of last week. What I have written is a short draft of an article for next week's mental health slot on Tuesday. I'm going to extend it from an assignment … Continue reading Reflections of an Unknown Writer & Save the Cat!

Reflections of an Unknown Writer & Four Act Structure

writing four act structure

Four Act Structure This isn’t a structure I see widely discussed, but it’s been the most helpful for me. It is basically the same as the three act structure I discussed last week, but it splits the second act into two different acts.  The first of the the two - the second act - leads … Continue reading Reflections of an Unknown Writer & Four Act Structure

Words & Thoughts – Week 12

be yourself

Weekly thought & writing update. Words I have an obsessive personality. If there are rules, I force myself to work within them. I feel the need to be "perfect," and to make what I create "perfect." And these are the reasons I'm letting go of story structure for now. My stories flow best when I'm … Continue reading Words & Thoughts – Week 12