Category Archives: Writing

An extract: Plays communicate with emotions

Something that applies to all forms of storytelling: “Not all guidelines are acceptable to everyone, and certainly there are several schools of thought regarding the importance of emotion. Some argue that plays communicate to the audience’s intellect when emotions are

An extract: Plays communicate with emotions

Something that applies to all forms of storytelling: “Not all guidelines are acceptable to everyone, and certainly there are several schools of thought regarding the importance of emotion. Some argue that plays communicate to the audience’s intellect when emotions are

Michael Crichton on working with an editor

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Michael Crichton on working with an editor

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The 22 rules of storytelling, according to Pixar

io9 lists the 22 rules of storytelling posted on Twitter by Pixar storyboard artist Emma Coats. Our favourites: #5: Simplify. Focus. Combine characters. Hop over detours. You’ll feel like you’re losing valuable stuff but it sets you free. #6: What

The 22 rules of storytelling, according to Pixar

io9 lists the 22 rules of storytelling posted on Twitter by Pixar storyboard artist Emma Coats. Our favourites: #5: Simplify. Focus. Combine characters. Hop over detours. You’ll feel like you’re losing valuable stuff but it sets you free. #6: What