Sunday, January 17, 2016
Be a Story Weaver - NOT a Story Mechanic!
Writing Tip of the Day: Be a Story Weaver - NOT a Story Mechanic! Structure is important but not at the expense of passion. No one reads a book or goes to a movie to experience a great structure. Authors come to a story to express their passions and readers and audience members come to ignite their own. While structure is the carrier wave upon which passion is transmitted, without the passion, it's just noise. Conversely, passion without structure can be full of sound and fury yet signifying nothing. So find the proper balance. Let passion be your captain and structure be your guide. Writing Tip of the Day
Posted by Melanie Anne Phillips at 8:11 AM