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Dramatica: A Relativistic Model Of Narrative

The position of story elements within the model carries with it significant meaning.

Review Of Writing App Ulysses

New update makes Ulysses a solid option somewhere between iAWriter and Scrivener.

Dramatica Is Challenged By Its Interface

Dramatica isn't complicated; only the way it is presented.

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Dramatica And What It Means For Story

Look closely and you will see more than a rebranding of ancient texts.

How An Inequity--And A Story--Is Made

Human psychology dictates story structure.

The Actual and Apparent Nature of Story

Is the dilemma facing the Main Character real?

A Collaborative Environment Unlike Any Other

Dramatica keeps a room full of writers focused and productive.

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