How do you know if your story works? Take a look at David Morrell’s iconic novel First Blood, used as the base for the first Rambo movie. Does the story work? The Story Grid knows!
Jack Ryan Episode 4, Does the Story Work? The Story Grid Knows! Let me show you how!
Jack Ryan Episode 3, does the story work? The Story Grid knows! Let’s break down the elements that make it work.
Using Scrivener software and the Story Grid methodology to make a Story Grid Excel Spreadsheet.
Every Friday I post information that I hope will help my fellow writers. On the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month I post articles about how to write about the military, Writing Soldiers. These posts include information on rank, uniforms, tactics, relationships, and…
Jack Ryan, Amazon Prime’s Action Series, broken down by story elements to show why it’s a story well told.
Tracking your Story Grid 5 Commandments for each scene, developing your story by tracking your progressive complications in each scene and ensuring that you are raising the stakes.
Analyzing the final episode (Episode 8) of Season 1 of Gentleman Jack for Story Grid elements.
As we approach the end of the first season of this series, we can see that the conventions and obligatory scenes are playing out and that many of my predictions from the first episode have happened. Let’s continue with an evaluation of the 5…
We’re going to sum up the story so far here. We should be approaching the end of the Middle Build, so let’s see how well the story follows the story grid and if it’s working. The Love Story So Far As I mentioned in…