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A Story Plot is a Net

To be stories at all they must be a series of events: but it must be understood that this series – the plot, as we call it – is only really a net whereby to catch something else. ~ C.S.

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Timeless Characters, Timeless Advice

In any kind of writing, knowing what to omit is as important as knowing what to include.

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Dip Up the Fire and Put It On Paper

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One Thing All Societies Share

Storytelling is the great common denominator.

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Where Do I Get the Magic Ring?

Great advice — I can work on the first four points — but where-oh-where can I obtain my very own magic ring? Really.

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Trust Your Imagination

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The Progression of Special to Ordinary

 Is everything in our lives destined to become ordinary?

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All who wander are not lost. ~ JRR Tolkien

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