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Leveraging SS Beats Mode (Story Structure)

Leveraging SS Beats Mode (Story Structure)

Beats and Beats Mode is an ideal way to plan and build your story structure. This is where you connect the bones before adding the flesh!

Scene Structure: Proactive and Reactive

Scene Structure: Proactive and Reactive

Photo by Milada Vigerova on Unsplash Unless you’re working on microfiction, flash fiction, or very short stories, your plots will almost always require you to write multiple scenes. When I say ‘scene’, I’m talking about a specific segment of a larger story that contains its own miniature story arc. Scenes can flow one into the other or be…