Story Milestones

Posted On Jun 27 2013 by

Before I begin my discussion of Story Physics, Larry Brooks’ latest writer’s how-too book, I want to back up a bit and talk a bit about my favorite part of his previous life-changer, Story Engineering. Larry lays down 6 principles of novel writing. We’re familiar with them already: character, theme, concept (this section alone is worth the price of the book), scene execution, writing voice, and the section I want to get into now, story structure. Structure is not a 4-letter word Yes, friends and neighbors, Larry suggest we have a structure, a wireframe so so speak, for our novels. …