New Plot Structure Video – Story Heart & 4 Parts

New Plot Structure Video – Story Heart & 4 Parts

Check out the video below to confirm the core elements found in all best-selling novels. Then take a deep dive into the 4 Parts of Plot Structure. Coming Soon: A new video drilling down on Plot Milestones. And if you find the below video helpful, please consider...
The U.S. election is over. Here’s who I chose…

The U.S. election is over. Here’s who I chose…

The world didn’t end after the U.S. elected its new president. My friends haven’t started moving to another country and nobody’s bought a bunker to my knowledge.  The Days Before the (Re)Public Spoke It was painful as crap. I couldn’t visit Facebook without...
Your Protagonist Isn’t Your Story’s Most Important Character

Your Protagonist Isn’t Your Story’s Most Important Character

I broke up with my girlfriend on her birthday. (Sorry Heather.) It happened in Jr. High School… All our friends were at her house for a pool party.  While everyone swam, I sat alone on the patio looking at her birthday gift. Because taped to the wrapped perfume I...
REVEALED: Open Letter from Your Antagonist

REVEALED: Open Letter from Your Antagonist

To whom it should concern: I’m the devil you need but don’t want to exist. Don’t dare challenge that. Why else would you write an entire story trying to stop me? Hell, I’m lucky if I survive your story. Yet my purpose here is not to beg for salvation....