September 5, 2017

Before Draft Zero – Putting it all together

The Before Draft Zero Series: Part 1 Part 2 Using your Chapter Breakdown as a Synopsis Last time I finished up with all the things I do before actually drafting. In this post we’ll put it all together and start writing Draft Zero! If you’ve followed along, you should now have; Story Anatomy Worksheet A Chapter Breakdown Your 3 Act […]
September 5, 2017

Before Draft Zero (Part 2)

The Before Draft Zero Series: Part 1 Putting it all together Using your Chapter Breakdown as a Synopsis This week I’m diving back into my plotting advice. In Before Draft Zero (Part 1) I told you all about the Story Anatomy worksheet, chapter breakdown and 3 act outline I fill out at the beginning of each draft. That’s just the […]
February 14, 2017

Character Flaws

On creating a Main Character that feels real. What makes a character real? What makes them stand out from all the other 2 dimensional made up people out there in film, TV and books? I actually don’t think there is a definite answer to that. But before you say, well why are we talking about it then, I want to […]