Tag Archives: storytelling
On the stroke of midnight, hundreds of thousands of people around the world will begin a quest: to complete a 50,000 word novel in 30 days. For these people, November is National Novel Writing Month – NaNoWriMo for short.
Video games contain great tales that take place in detailed worlds and with fantastic characters. But does the player get in the way of the overall story?
I write for learning, and a lot of my time is in identifying engaging and authentic stories to help people get to grips with new concepts and skills. Here are ten ways that stories can make even the most difficult subjects interesting.
Themes are what your story’s really about and how it affects your characters on a human level. But once you’ve defined them, how can you make sure that your story builds on them?
Don’t know which darlings to kill? It’s all a case of looking at your writing from a different perspective…