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== Plotters and Pantsers ==
 
== Plotters and Pantsers ==
People have different preferences about how much  
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People have different preferences about how much preparation they need before they begin writing their novels.
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=== Approaches towards plotting/planning ===
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* Mindmaps ([http://www.xmind.net XMind] and [http://freeplane.sourceforge.net/wiki/index.php/Main_Page Freeplane])
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* index cards and bulletin boards
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* snowflake method
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== Your Story Idea ==
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=== Exercise ===
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== Compelling Characters ==
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=== Exercise ===
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== Engaging Plots ==
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=== Exercise ===
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== Gripping Scenes ==
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=== Exercise ===
  
 
== References ==
 
== References ==

Revision as of 10:46, 18 September 2012

This is for an October 6th workshop (2012)

Plotters and Pantsers

People have different preferences about how much preparation they need before they begin writing their novels.

Approaches towards plotting/planning

  • Mindmaps (XMind and Freeplane)
  • index cards and bulletin boards
  • snowflake method

Your Story Idea

Exercise

Compelling Characters

Exercise

Engaging Plots

Exercise

Gripping Scenes

Exercise

References