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The Outline's the Thing (to Catch a Story) Redux

OUTLINING (Why the Hate?)

When I mention (either in person, or on the blog) that I outline, people react violently as if it is wrong to want/need to… 1,476 more words


Budgie's Journal #7 - Google Earth is my co-writer

I’m still working on that cross-country vampire tale I’ve been talking about. In a perfect world, I’d make the same drive my characters make, absorbing the scenery and taking in the aura of the cities and states. 214 more words


So, I’ve decided to put the writing of [C] on a halt for now. I’ve been having a hard time writing on this novel, and my daily word counts are nothing to write home about. 256 more words


Organization in Writing

Hey all! I’m getting back into the swing of things. This month has not been the best in terms of writing. Maybe I bit off more than I could chew, or maybe I was just a little burned out. 893 more words


Step Six: Outline

We’ve made it! This is it, where you finish your Ultimate Outline of Awesome.

Now that you have your four Acts, neatly divided by your Tentpoles, you can use them as containers for all those handy plot points you came up with for your Hero’s Journeys. 873 more words


In any science class, math is used to describe phenomena quantitatively. In neuroscience, we use math to describe the conductance of ions and the permeability of the neuronal membrane to ions. 195 more words