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FLASHBACKS Writing Article Number 4 from the Archive

Flashbacks in literature are scenes within the chronological narrative that reveal events  before the story began. In a novel the ‘now’ of the story might be about two old friends … Continue reading

August 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Worst one line synopsis

Can you better this one: a rich man with issues falls for innocent young lass Can’t guess? Presume it is something you haven’t read (and never will read). No, it’s … Continue reading

June 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

MONDAY CREATIVE WRITING EXERCISE writing a synopsis

The agent Carole Blake, author of From Pitch to Publication says that any story can be boiled down to: What does the main character want, and what’s stopping them from … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · 4 Comments