April 17, 2011

Point of View: Third Person – Part II

Third Person is the most common mode for telling a story because it offers the greatest flexibility. The narrator tells the story using pronouns such as, […]
April 10, 2011

Point of View: First and Second Person – Part I

Point of view simply identifies whose perspective a story is told from. But, think about how important perspective is to any story. Imagine you see an […]
April 7, 2011

Scene in Detail

Last week I discussed writing a scene outline. After rereading the post, I realized it made writing a scene seem fairly simple; a matter of moving […]
March 30, 2011

Scene Outline

I love structure and organization. My daughter told me recently that I’m an occasional obsessive organizer. I get busy, preoccupied with other tasks, and slack off […]