The Shawshank Redemption

The Shawshank Redemption is a stunning movie. Set almost entirely within the dank walls of a state prison with corrupt guards, foul-mouthed convicts, and even less savory aspects of prison life, it manages to be

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Story Structure

(Photo by Wokandapix from Pixabay) If you read my last post and identified yourself as a pantser, you may think the topic of story structure doesn’t apply to you. But it does. It is what

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On Plotting and Pantsing

(Top photo by Pexels from Pixabay                                                             Bottom photo by snicky2290 from Pixabay)     There are two kinds of people in this world… How often have you heard that? As people, we like to categorize,

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