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Hunger Games, Larry Brooks Style

Pardon me while I squee like a fangirl. Larry Brooks is doing a Hunger Games story deconstruction starting this week. The first post is here: the prologue at Storyfix. Sure, I’ve got my own THG page and I did something … Continue reading

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NaNo LotD 27: How To Optimize Your Scenes

My grand “a link every day in October!” plan lost steam a few days ago but not for lack of trying. Well, maybe for lack of trying. But, it was easy at the beginning of the month to find links … Continue reading

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NaNo: Write It Down

Here’s another link from Larry Brooks over at Storyfix.com: Nail Your NaNo, Begin to Write It Down. Hmm, I’m well past the writing-stuff-down part of this. But I have been procrastinating on a beat sheet because I knew how it … Continue reading

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Nano LotD 10 – Three Dimensions of Character

Today’s link is Katie Ganshert’s Three Dimensions of Character, with credit to Larry Brooks since she’s discussing material from his book Story Engineering. I probably won’t make myself lists like these, but it’s definitely something to think about. I love … Continue reading

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Nano LotD 9: Manageable Chunks

Today’s link is a lie. Rather, it’s not a link. I’m going to post something I thought would be helpful for the organizing NaNo hopeful. Let’s talk about Eating the Elephant. Writing a novel sounds like a huge massive undertaking. … Continue reading

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Nano: LotD 4 – A Writing Tool by Larry Brooks

Today’s link is from Storyfix, The Single Most Powerful Writing Tool You’ll Ever See That Fits on One Page. It’s a bold claim, but the post has a solid checklist towards making sure your story is a story. Most of … Continue reading

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Nanowrimo: Get Your Fix

Likely I’m going to report a whole lot of links in the next thirty days, looking for NaNoWriMo resources. Larry Brooks from Storyfix.com is doing a planning extravaganza called Nail your NaNoWriMo which… well, I had wanted to do something … Continue reading

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