July 11, 2017The First Plot Point Of A Story
An older article from the Vault explains the importance of clearly defining the start of a story.
March 5, 2017Finding The Protagonist And Antagonist Of Your Story
Identifying the two driving forces in a story comes down to the difference between Initiative and Reticence.
Training the Next Generation of Storytellers
Accuracy and consistency in our understanding of the mechanism behind story paves the way for a brighter tomorrow.
Identifying The Protagonist And Antagonist Of A Complete Story
Narratives develop integrity by ignoring commonly accepted value judgments of good and bad.
On the Need for Plot Points
An objective view of story helps an Author better understand the events that drive their narrative forward.
The Tragedy of James Bond the Antagonist
It can be misleading to suggest that Bond works against a successful resolution.
The True Champion of Chinatown
The identity of the real Protagonist in this narrative will shock you.
Protagonist and Antagonist: Beyond Hero and Villain
Considering their functional purpose within a story helps establish a sound and effective narrative.