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Creative Writing Masterclass: Story Structure

Nicola Valentine, Prize winning writer of novels, stories and films

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5 Lessons (23m)
    • 1. Story structure the basics

      5:45
    • 2. A bit more about story structure

      7:16
    • 3. Some more models of story structure

      4:55
    • 4. The Seven Basic plots with some examples

      2:42
    • 5. Story beat - how to find a winning rhythm for your story

      2:45
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Project Description

The inciting incident is the key moment in your story when everything changes and the real action and consequences kick off. Identity the inciting incident for a story you are writing, or for a famous story, or a fairy tale. Tell us a little bit about the whole story (but no spoilers!) and maybe illustrate with an image, too. 

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