Plotting To Be Scene – Part Five
I am studying how to plot, and the relationship of plots to scenes. I recently completed my first draft of… 57 more words
Oftentimes, especially when I feel a bit blocked from a larger tale, I’ll take a picture from my head… or even one I’ve seen in passing on the web or in print material, and write a tiny story – a short piece of flash fiction – from any inspiration it offers. 775 more words
At my age, a title like this makes me take notice. I sit up straighter, pull my shoulders back and suck in my middle.
That’s what we want to do with the middles of our stories: be aware of their presentation and do what’s required to improve them. 522 more words