Like story itself, each Scene* follows a specific structure.
At its heart, the arc of the Scene is the same as that of the larger story
structure exhibited over the course of the book:
Building Block #1: Goal
Building Block #2: Conflict
Building Block #3: Disaster (Outcome)
The Scene in Action
Tell me your opinion: Does your current scene have all three components? Why or why not?
Related Posts: Does Your Character Lack Purpose?
Why Your Story’s Conflict Isn’t Working
Is Nothin’ Happening in Your Scene?
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Story by K.M. Weiland