Category Archives: Story Structure

What are Characters, Plot, Theme and Genre?

Characters, Plot, Theme and Genre have a secret meaning behind their obvious relevance to stories. In fact, they provide a clue as to why stories exist in the first place. Stories exist because they represent what we do as individuals … Continue reading

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Origins of Story Structure

Imagine the very first storytellers. Actually, what they told would certainly not be considered a story by today’s standards. Rather, they probably began with simple communications with but a single meaning at a time. Even animals recognize a cry of … Continue reading

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Story Structure for Passionate Writers

We all know that a story needs a sound structure. But no one reads a book or goes to a movie to enjoy a good structure. And no author writes because he or she is driven to create a great … Continue reading

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