Story Structure Essentials

A Series by H.R. D'Costa

Inciting Incident: How to Begin Your Story and Engage Audiences Right Away
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Series: Story Structure Essentials. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,800. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
This guide will teach you all you need to know about the inciting incident--your secret weapon against boring your audience. You’ll learn about the 4 key traits of the inciting incident; when to keep it off-screen; its connection to genre; 4 ways to handle what happens afterwards; how it can help you edit; and strategies for writing your first pages. Plus, 10 case studies from blockbuster movies!
Trough of Hell: How to Wrap Up the Middle of Your Story with Maximum Impact
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Series: Story Structure Essentials. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,980. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
If the middle of your screenplay or novel (ie Act Two) has ever given you trouble, this is the book for you. The key is simple. Just figure out how Act Two ends. Ideally, your choice is filled with pain, emotion, and paradox—a powerful combination which re-engages audiences just when their interest is about to evaporate. This book will show you exactly what to do. Conquer Act Two for good, today!