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Three Act Structure #ThrowbackThursday

Today’s #ThrowbackThursday revisits the Three Act Structure (Today’s post on the Three Act Structure is an excerpt from The Plot Thickens:21 Ways to Plot Your Novel.) THE THREE ACT STRUCTURE is one of the most popular ways to plot a novel or screenplay. It’s the backbone of countless novels, TV shows and movies. It keeps…

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Plotting Backward #AuthorToolboxBlogHop

PLOTTING BACKWARD Plotting backward might seem counter intuitive when you’re plotting a book. After all, isn’t the object to go from front to back? Plotting backward is a great tool for jumpstarting writer’s block. If you’re stuck and can’t push through the wall holding you back, jump to the next scene you know you can…

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Kindle Select #ThrowbackThursday

It’s Thursday and we’re in the wayback machine, recycling a blog from 2017’s AtoZChallenge: For today’s AtoZChallenge, the letter “K” is for Kindle Select Amazon launched Kindle Unlimited (K.U.) in July, 2014. The subscription program (currently $9.99 a month) allows readers unlimited access to a large selection of free ebooks (only ten at a time…

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