How can you hook your reader from the very first line? Today we learn how to write a hook, talk about different types of hooks, and examples!
What is the antagonist of a story? Let’s define what an antagonist is and look at some examples. We’ll also learn how to write an antagonist!
What is the protagonist in a story? Let’s discuss what a protagonist is, look at examples, and talk about how to write a protagonist!
Learn how to use the Somebody Wanted But So Then for summarizing fiction and nonfiction, outlining plots, and for scene design!
Learn how to write an acrostic poem. We’re going over features of acrostic poems, how to write one, and look at famous examples of acrostics.
What is a List Poem? Poetry can be as simple or complex as you, the poet, want it to be. No rule says a poem must be complicated or even hard to write. When writing poetry, the only requirement is to make it exciting and expressive. Today, we’re going to discuss how to write a
Learn what a Free Verse poem is, and how to write one! Plus, learn the characteristics of a free verse poem with examples.
Let’s answer the question: What is a story climax? We’ll look at examples of the story climax and talk about where they happen!
We’re answering the question: What is exposition in a story? We’ll do that by defining exposition and looking at examples from books and film!
A guest post from a very talented writer and blogger, Lewis Jorstad. Please check out the rest of his work at, The Novel Smithy and enjoy his post on how to choose a story goal for your hero!