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August 23, 2004 Free Articles

Have You Tested Your Theme Against Your Plot?

Creative Writing Tips –How we usually begin the ... stage in the writing process ... think of an idea for a ... think of a suitable ... plotOnce we come up wi

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Do You Know What A Plot Is?

Creative Writing Tips –What a plot is and what a story is can be ... ... If you think they are the same… They are not. A plot is the outline of your story. The story is ... include

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Can Your Theme Be Proved In Your Story?

Creative Writing Tips –Your theme has to be ... you can prove in your story - It doesn’t have to be a ... truth. This means that your theme doesn’t have to be ... that happens in rea

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Creative Writing Tips - Have You Established Your Main Character At The Start?

In the ... of your story you have to grab your readers’ interest and sustain it till the end. Our hook is our ... Readers keep on reading to find out more about the ... To see what

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Creative Writing Tips - Does The Name You Chose Suit Your Character?

How do you choose a name? Do you put down the first name that pops into your mind? ... that’s what I used to do, until someone pointed out to me that there are a few things to take into consider

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Does Each Element of Your Story Further The Theme?

Creative Writing Tips ... theme you choose, all the ... which make up your story, ... ... scenes, etc should be written with the theme in mind. Your theme should progress the

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Have You Completed A Character Questionnaire?

Creative Writing Tips ... a ... ... for each of your main ... or even ... ... that play a vital role in your story. This way you will know your ... w

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Does Your Theme Contain Character, Conflict, Resolution?

Creative Writing Tips –For a theme to work and the story, which will revolve around the theme, it has to contain three ... What’s the reason for this? If your them

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How Are You Plotting?

Creative Writing Tips –Writing is a creative process and how every writer chooses to create, is ... to them. ... with ... every writer plots at a level they are ... with.Som

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Is The Theme Reinforced In The Ending?

Creative Writing Tips –By now you should have an idea that your theme has to reach its ... just as your story does. But our theme has to do more than reach its ... – it has to be reinfor

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Have You Tested Your Plot?

Creative Writing Tips –Our plotting stage is our testing area. ... in the plot should be tested for its ... before we put in into our stories. If you believe ... in your plot co

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What Can Go Into A Plot?

Creative Writing Tips –We all tackle plotting ... How you plot will be ... to you, as it is with every ... is an outline of what can go into a plot. How much you choose to dev

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Is Your Title Compelling?

Your title is your selling tool. It’s the first thing readers will scan and ... whether to read your ... your title’s job is, it has to lure the readers into your story – it has to be s

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Does The Title Reflect The Story?

Short Story Writing Tips –We all have ... tastes in what we like to read. Some have a ... taste for horror, while others prefer romance or fantasy or crime stories, etc. My ... genr

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Have You Plotted Your Story Before Writing It?

Creative Writing Tips –The writer, who doesn’t have the time to plot, always finds the time to rewrite. Sound ... I’ve been guilty of this too, back in the early days of my writing ...

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