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How to write a gripping, unforgettable plot – video podcast guest spot with Lorna Faith


Struggling with plot? This re-blog has a wonderful video :-)

Nail Your Novel

lorna3Think of all the kinds of novels we might write … from a sensitive character study to a sprawling epic to a nailbiting thriller … are there any common factors they all have?

There are. They’re my secret.

Actually, they’re not a secret at all. The 4 Cs of a great plot is one of the questions I discuss with Lorna Faith on her writing podcast (which also has a visual, handwaving, grinning version, see right).

Lorna quizzes me about the ins and outs of a good plot and we grapple with many storytelling essentials, including structure, turning points and where plots come from. Step this way.

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2 responses to “How to write a gripping, unforgettable plot – video podcast guest spot with Lorna Faith

  1. Roz Morris @Roz_Morris September 20, 2016 at 1:09 pm

    Merci! (That’s one of the Cs of good blogging.)

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    • Alexander M Zoltai September 20, 2016 at 1:12 pm

      :-)

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