Story Structure Architect A Writer's Guide to Building Dramatic Situations and Compelling Characters

ISBN-10: 1582973253

ISBN-13: 9781582973258

Edition: 2005

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With "Story Structure Architect, Writers will discover how to use he classical structures found in all literature since Greek mythology to create unique and successful works. Presened in a fun, 2 color illustrated design, this book; These techniques apply to every genre, including multicultural storytelling--"making this book a most have resource for anyone who writes short fiction, novles, cripts, plays or even video and role playing games.
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List price: $19.99
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: F&W Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/26/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 5.00" wide x 8.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.968
Language: English

Drafting a Plan
How to Use This Book
The 5 Dramatic Throughlines
The 6 Conflicts
The 21 Genres
Building the Structure
How to Use the 11 Master Structures
The Roller Coaster Ride
The Replay
The Parallel
The Episodic
The Melodrama
The Journey
The Slice of Life
Adding Stories
Introducing the 55 Dramatic Situations
Supplication and Benefaction
Deliverance and Sojourn
Vengeance for a Crime and Rehabilitation
Vengeance Taken for Kindred Upon Kindred and Appearance of a New Kinsman
Flight and Pursuit
Disaster and Miracle
Falling Prey to Cruelty or Misfortune and Becoming Fortunate
Revolt and Support
Daring Enterprise and The Healing Journey
Abduction and Reunion
Enigma and Invention
Obtaining and Letting Go
Enmity of Kinsman and Hero to Kinsman
Competition and Concession
Adultery and Fidelity
Madness and Genius
Imprudence and Caution
Crimes of Love and Sacrifice for Love
Slaying of Loved One and Conviction
Self-Sacrifice and Self-Preservation
Discovery of Dishonor of Loved One and Discovery of Honor of Loved One
Obstacles to Love and Unconditional Love
Conflict With a God and Supernatural Occurrence
Mistaken Judgment and Intuitive Judgment
Remorse and Empathy
Loss of a Loved One and Rescue of a Loved One
Odd Couple and Fish Out of Water
Blank Situation Template
Finishing Touches
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