This week in Blank Page to Final Draft, we talk about how to plot a novel or make a novel outline. I have easy options for "pantsers," or people who hate to plot!
HOW TO LABEL YOUR NOTE CARD TO USE THE NOTE CARD METHOD FOR PLOTTING:
I.I. (Inciting Incident)
1/4 (something big)
1/2 (something bigger)
3/4 (something even bigger!)
oh no! (crisis!)
Jami Gold’s Worksheets for Writers: https://jamigold.com/for-writers/work...
BOOKS DISCUSSED IN THIS VIDEO:
SAVE THE CAT, Blake Snyder: https://amzn.to/2qe95fS
ROMANCING THE BEAT, Gwen Hayes: https://amzn.to/2DzogTN
HOW TO WRITE A NOVEL USING THE SNOWFLAKE METHOD, Randy Ingermanson: https://amzn.to/2qUbhJW
PRE-ORDER THE BOOK BLANK PAGE TO FINAL DRAFT: https://amzn.to/2qf4biM
THIS WEEK'S CHECKLIST FOR THE PROGRAM:
- I have created a plot outline, simple or complicated, for my novel.
How to write a novel, step by step!
Steps 1 - 6: Preparing and Plotting
Steps 7 - 37: Writing Your Draft
Steps 38 - 52: Revising, Editing, and Proofreading
Do one step a week to have a ready-to-publish novel in one year...or go at whatever pace you like.