The Essential Ingredients of Every Complete Story
Instead of relying on taste, Authors should look to what they have to work with in order to create the most delicious story.
The True Nature of Story
Wrapping up our series on Audience Appreciations, we elevate our understanding of narrative and begin to see it as a complex web of relationships.
The Refusal of the Call: The Resistance or Flow Through a Narrative
The Main Character's personal problems define the flow of energy through a story.
How To Tell If Your Main Character Faces Overwhelming Or Surmountable Odds
Understanding the science behind narrative opens up the channels of communication between Author and Audience.
Predicting Who Will Listen To Your Story
Slight adjustments to the structure of your story can guarantee a larger audience.
Using Dramatica To Assess Narratives In The Real World
By understanding the structural and dynamic appreciations of narrative, the storytellers of today can be masters of their own destinies.
9 Steps Towards Telling Your Story
Create a framework of narrative around the events in your life and transform the inconsequential into something truly meaningful.
Transforming Real Life into a Story
Turning the events of our lives into meaningful narrative requires an understanding of how our minds operate.
Star Trek: The Case For Writing A Screenplay With Dramatica
If it worked the first time, why change it up?
The Difference Between Star Trek And Star Wars
If you remove what you think is the source of conflict from a story and there is still trouble, you haven't properly identified the source of conflict.