Writing

Aug
12

The Internal Response of Emotion and Thoughts

Understanding the emotional response.
1 min read
Aug
11

The Action/Response link

Action and response is the DNA of all story.
1 min read
Aug
10

The Missing Elements: Emotion and Showing

Two more pieces to build your story.
1 min read
Aug
07

The Only Story Formula You’ll Ever Need to Master

The simplest, smartest story formula you should ever learn.
1 min read
Aug
06

Collaborating with Angie

How Angie and I collaborate.
2 min read
Aug
05

Questions raised by “The Science of Storytelling” and Hemingway’s Short Stories

Considering Storr’s use of the question “Who am I?” in relationship to “Cat in the Rain” and “Hills Like White Elephants”
1 min read
Aug
04

Character, MICE, and the Science of Storytelling

The central question to your character's stories.
1 min read
Aug
03

My Writing Habit for these Blog Posts

Learning to post regularly has required me to build a consistent writing habit. This is how it works so far.
2 min read
Aug
02

Getting rid of glue words

What are glue words and how do I get rid of them?
1 min read
Jul
31

Find the Center of Gravity

How Peter Elbow’s Writing Without Teachers helped me find the focus of my writing.
2 min read