Creating Complex Storylines for a Novel You Will Finish

Lindsey Backen, Bringing Stories to Life

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7 Lessons (40m)
    • 1. Introduction to Plotlines

      2:10
    • 2. Beginning with "What If"

      4:14
    • 3. Creating Your Basic Plot

      5:42
    • 4. Adding Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Conflicts to Your Plot

      6:33
    • 5. Adding Supporting Storylines to Your Plot

      5:54
    • 6. Adding Romantic Interests and Enemies

      3:07
    • 7. Finding Your Master Plot

      11:57

About This Class

Do you have trouble creating compelling storylines that carry your plot to the end of your draft without running out of steam? In this series of videos, I will show you how to add depth and layers to turn a simple plot into a full-bodied storyline that continues to grow and evolve as you pen your first draft. Remember, you have a story and only you can write it.