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A Glimpse of Essence: Stage II – A New Situation

Stage II of the Six Stage Plot Structure finds our hero adjusting to their New Situation following the events of Turning Point #1.  Sometimes they might journey to a new location or they will suddenly see their local terrain through … Continue reading

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The Hero’s Journey Begins

Every writer has a unique process in crafting a story.  Susan Wiggs, one of my favorite contemporary romance authors, builds a story visually through the art of collaging.  Nora Roberts is what we writers call a pantser.  She starts with a … Continue reading

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