Don’t forget to come to the U of A Festival of Books on March 10th. I’ll be there from 10-12p!
Brochure sure is pretty and easy 4 step process! …ds
#EmotionalReactions card gives you a response to the #ObstacleMetaphor card that has been laid down on the either the mTs STORY ARC game board or the mTs SCENE MAP game board. …d
#ObstacleMetaphor An OBSTACLE METAPHOR card presents a character in your story as someone who is for or against that character’s goal. When you place the card down, you still have to consider the character(s) #EmotionalReactions to that situation.
The form has been updated with a few added features to make recording story data easier. …d
Here’s a GIFa showing the cards being placed on one of four game boards:
I will be using this character I’ve called Daha. He’ll be introducing other Mining the Story hints and tips.
Once you buy the Kindle eBook or the paperback version, you will be given access to a form you can use to enter all of the information from the game boards as you go along creating your story. If you buy by credit card during the Festival of Book at the U of A in…
The STORY ARC in the book is meant to be a simplified version of a story going from the inciting incident to the final goal of the Protagonist. Great. Wonderful. Now what? As you start to develop story, each one of those 16 steps are there to provide inspiration so you will imagine scenes where…
Mining the Story is now available!
Just made a few minor pronunciation updates to a couple of cards for clarity. New cover looks Fab! . . . d