Killing Off Characters; When You Should and Shouldn’t – Plotting, Part III

When I first saw this on Pinterest, I thought it was brilliant. I used a few of the tips and had great results. Then I used the first bit of advice: kill someone. Needless to say, some of my friends were horrified. The first time I did it, it ended up working. A character was … Continue reading Killing Off Characters; When You Should and Shouldn’t – Plotting, Part III

Antagonistic Forces; What They Are And How To Do Them

The most important element of any story is the Antagonistic Force. This is the force that keeps your protagonist from getting what they want. Below I have a list of the most common types of Antagonistic Forces, though by no means all of them. Man vs Man Man vs SelfMan vs SocietyMan vs TechnologyMan vs … Continue reading Antagonistic Forces; What They Are And How To Do Them