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Outline and Structure for Your Novel

This week’s tip to win National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) in November is about outlining and structure. Since this challenge has an underlying goal of writing as fast as you can in thirty days, it will be very helpful if you know vaguely where you’re going. 332 more words

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Personal narrative: story outline


8 a.m. MR. LANGSTON feeds CAT and BARTHOLOMEW, has a bowl of cereal then goes off to work.

9:05 a.m. Relieved that MR. LANGSTON is finally gone after what felt like a never-ending weekend, CAT checks the online art forums where he frequently can be found discussing paintings with other art aficionados/aficionadas. 806 more words

Kyle Farris

Complete Story Outline + Audio Clip

Yesterday during class, we flushed out our complete story outline.

Some groups decided on one large, chronological sequence about a main character flanked by minor characters, but my group has gone a bit of a different route. 728 more words


Life After Deployment -- Brief Story Outline

During class time today my partners and I snagged a table outside Thompson Library to flush out our plan for the remaining months of the semester, and we ended up making quite a bit of head way. 707 more words


The Why Chain

There are six fundamental questions: Who, What, When, Where, Why and How. Of these, none are as important and potent as why. Asking “Why?” yields more relevant clarity than any other question. 368 more words

Creative Writing

Drab Rooms

Stories are meant to do more than connect with something in the reader. They are bound to the author in symbiosis, each fueling and feeding on a fire that cannot be handled by either alone. 496 more words

Creative Writing