Tag Archives: The Hunger Games

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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Hunger Games Trailer

Title says it all. New Hunger Games Trailer on iTunes. Movie comes out 3.23.11. So. Flippin’. Excited. Happy Monday. 🙂

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NaNo: Scene and Sequel

At Crossing the Threshold, Melissa Goodin has a post on Scene and Sequel. Scene and Sequel paralyzed me the first time I ever read about it. I thought to myself, there is no way I’ll ever be able to do … 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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Story Deconstruction: The Hunger Games Part 9

The last eighth of the Hunger Games is the end. I had a hard time coming up with thoughts for the last section since it pretty much does what the ending needs to do. And saying “oh this part was … Continue reading

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Story Deconstruction: The Hunger Games Part 8

We’ve been following Katniss a long ways. After the second plot point, most of the story is over and we can feel it. From the moment Peeta gets his medicine to the climax is another eighth-section of the book, from … Continue reading

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Story Deconstruction: The Hunger Games Part 7

Welcome back to my deconstruction series. Last time we covered up to the second pinch point, and the next section (5/8 to 6/8 or the second plot point at 75%) moves almost as quickly as the previous one. Spoilers Ahead. … Continue reading

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