Monthly Archives: June 2012

Plot writing: And then vs. But

Here’s a piece of brilliant advice on how to build your plot, from Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the creators of South Park and The Book of Mormon. Don’t plan out your action linearly: she did this and then she … Continue reading

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Self-editing videos

We now have a YouTube channel and our first self-editing video is up and running. Quite apart from the fact that I chose the wrong microphone, everything else about it seems acceptable. Please visit our new Videos page (see left … Continue reading

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Stephen King’s On Writing

I’m finally finishing Stephen King’s On Writing, my permanent, it seems, holiday read. One thing struck me as true. When he was about 13 and he started to write horror and sci-fi fiction, Stephen King didn’t just leave it in … Continue reading

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