Day 19: 31 Magic Days of NaNoWriMo Prep

Day 19: 31 Magic Days of NaNoWriMo Prep

Day 19: Character Arcs Over the past few days, our gaze has been settled strongly on the underlying mechanism of plot that structures your story. You may be wondering: what of our characters? I mean, I did, after all, characterize story as revolving around the...
Day 17: 31 Magic Days of NaNoWriMo Prep

Day 17: 31 Magic Days of NaNoWriMo Prep

Day 17: The Heroine’s Journey, Part II Today’s posting is a continuation of our exploration of the Heroine’s Journey… Initiation and Descent to the Goddess While the journey of the Masculine is characterized by a moving out into the world and...
Day 15: 31 Magic Days of NaNoWriMo Prep

Day 15: 31 Magic Days of NaNoWriMo Prep

Day 15: The Hero’s Journey Yesterday, we began our exploration of plot with a look at one rather classical structure presented by K.M. Weiland. Today, we dive deeper into plotting with an in-depth consideration of the Hero’s Journey. The stages of the Hero’s...