An Introduction to Arcs: Laying the Foundations for the Rocky Road of Writing

Helpful advice from another writer-blogger. Remember, great writing needs highs and lows–mountains and swamps. It makes reaching the summit all the more sweeter when you know you’ve waded through the muck. (Note: That means depressing/difficult, not boring/slow!)

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A Story Arc is a way of feeling how your story develops throughout the work; where a character’s conflicts and challenges lie and where they may succeed and fail in meeting them. Let’s imagine we’r…

Source: An Introduction to Arcs: Laying the Foundations for the Rocky Road of Writing

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