Category Archives: Writing

Questions 691: Characterizing Radically Different People

Rachel asks: “Do you have any tips on writing a point of view you haven’t experienced?”

Resources Mentioned
Ken Wilber
Integral Theory
Mein Kampf
The Screwtape Letters
Letters from the Earth by Mark Twain

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Questions 689: Plot Structure vs. Plot Formula

Charles asks: What is the difference between plot structure and plot formulas?

Resources Mentioned
The Dark Knight
Skyfall
How To Write a Novel Using The Snowflake Method
Save the Cat: The Last Book on Screenwriting You’ll Ever Need
The A Team (series)
The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien

The Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Rings (film)
Babylon 5
Soulless

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Questions 685: Choosing Character Names

Charla asks: Do you have any tips for finding the *right* character names.

Resources Mentioned:
Titan AE
Antithesis podcast
The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

 

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