How to Plot a Story?

Answer Have a basic idea for a story, but don't know what to do now? There are a lot of articles telling you how to write once you have a plot, or how to expand your plot once you have the skeleton. But w... Read More »

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5 Parts of a Plot in a Story?

Plot is the sequence of events, linked in a causal relationship, that motivate the action in a story or dramatic work. Aristotle notes in his "Poetics" that successful dramas exhibit a clear beginn... Read More »

How to Develop a Plot for a Story?

No consensus exists among writers about how to develop a plot for a story. Charles Dickens began his novels by making a complete outline. As Dickens progressed through a novel's composition, he wou... Read More »

How to Plan a Story Using a Plot Pyramid?

Did you know the best stories were usually planned before written? That is why they are so good! You can use a plot pyramid to plan.

How to Make a Plot for a Story when You Only Have a Few Ideas?

You want to write a story, but you only have a few ideas, or maybe you just have one. Perhaps you've thought up a character you really like, or you've made up a fantasy world, or that conversation ... Read More »