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How to Plot Your Story Arcs- Part 1 - The Big Picture

Charlie Aylett, www.thestorysmith.com

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5 Videos (11m)
    • Intro

      1:19
    • Different Types of Story Arcs

      1:29
    • Charting the Character Arc

      2:25
    • Connecting the Dots

      5:10
    • Assignment

      0:56

About This Class

Wondering how you can bring more depth to your fiction writing? You might be in need of a character or emotional arc. What is it? Well, that's what this class is designed to explain!

These lessons will discuss the story arc in a published novel, identify the emotional markers used to progress the plot, and help you see how to layer the markers to focus your story.

Once you take this class, you'll see how easy it really is! No need to stress or get in a tangle. A clear path for you to follow in your fiction writing.

Take the next class in the series Writing Towards Emotional Markers http://skl.sh/2fpxBns

16 of 16 students recommendSee All

Very explanation of story structure. Will definitely recommend. Great course!
The sample arc you were referring on this class provided a clear visual picture of what to look for when plotting my own project. Thank you.
used comparison of actual stories to get the point across. useful tips and tricks, This is a class so the more episodes seen the more you learn. this is just the intro and example in an already existing book

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Charlie Aylett

www.thestorysmith.com

Writer, Assoc. Editor for a speculative fiction magazine. Passionate about fiction and helping writers to learn.

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