Over the course of 2022 I’ve shared several posts on story structure. I covered various structures in a few posts and also shared my highlights from 2 books.
3 Act Structure – The classic structure introduced in writing by Aristotle.
Modifed 3 Act Structure – Syd Fields split Act 2 and introduced transitions between acts.
7 Part Story Structure – Extracted from a role playing game, this structure centers on plot turns and pinch points.
Pixar’s Storytelling Structure – As shared on Twitter by a former Pixar employee, this fill-in-the-blank sentence will you formulate story ideas.
Hero’s Journey – A modern classic, the idea of the mythic journey that applies to all types of stories.
10-Part Story Structure – A framework I developed while coming up with a top 10 list every day.
Story Secrets from Scripture – The 5-part structure from my book.
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