writing course

Third Pillar: Outer Journey

Painting the Social Context

  • Impact on YA stories
    • topics
    • sensitivities
    • author responsibility
  • Story ideas and Practise scenarios
  • Story Goal
  • Inciting Incident

Story Graph

  • Story Goal/Problem
    • Relationship to Protagonist’s flaw
  • External actions
  • Consequences/stakes
  • Sequencing (oral story practise)
    • 3 key Escalating Obstacles
    • Climactic Turning Point
    • Resolution