Plot, Structure, Theme, Planning

Religion in Mysteries, by Nancy J. Cohen, May 20, 2015

Humor in Mysteries by Nancy J. Cohen, April 8, 2015

Theme Through Intent by Nancy J. Cohen, January 28, 2015

Creating a Scene Outline for Your Novel, by Jodie Renner, July 15, 2014

12 Essential Steps from Story Idea to Publish-Ready Novel, by Jodie Renner, June 30, 2014

How to Write a Novel Readers Won’t Put Down, by James Scott Bell, Jul 14, 2013

Transitions: Building bridges between your plot islands, by P.J. Parrish, Oct 15, 2013

Remodeling, by Clare Langley-Hawthorne, Nov 11, 2013

Got Theme? By Kathryn Lilley, Nov 05, 2013

The End, by Boyd Morrison, Sep 30, 2013

The Magical Midpoint Moment, by James Scott Bell, Jul 07, 2013

A Key to Creating Conflict in Fiction, by James Scott Bell, Jun 23, 2013

Plotting visually: You’ve got to see it to believe it, by P.J. Parrish, May 28, 2013

8 Key Ways to Edit Suspense & Pace into Your Finished Manuscript, by Jordan Dane, Mar 07, 2013

Key Essentials for an Authentic YA (Or Adult) Voice, by Jordan Dane, Oct 31, 2013

Have Gun? Won’t Travel. by Boyd Morrison, Jan 14, 2013

World Building – Indigo-style, by Jordan Dane, Dec 20, 2012

Kick starting your story, by Joe Moore, Nov 07, 2012

How to Write a Novella, by James Scott Bell, Aug 12, 2012

Successful Fiction Begins With a Great Concept, by James Scott Bell, Jul 01, 2012

Magic Words, by Joe Moore, June 27, 2012

Plotting for Success, by Clare Langley-Hawthorne, May 28, 2012

The Author’s Bucket List on Plot Structure, by Jordan Dane, Mar 01, 2012

The Plot Thickens…Or Maybe Thins, by John Ramsey Miller, Nov 05, 2011

9-Act Screenplay Structure – Novel Plotting Resource, by Jordan Dane, May 18, 2011

Blind Baby Raised by Worms, by Joe Moore, May 04, 2011

Can Your Character Go the Distance? By Jordan Dane, Dec 15, 2010

How Many Subplots is Too Many? By James Scott Bell, May 09, 2010

The Plot Thickens, by Joe Moore, Feb 24, 2010

Hanging Upside Down and Other Creative Moves, by James Scott Bell, Sep 20, 2009

Are You Motivated? By Joe Moore, Aug 26, 2009

Beware the Clunky Plot Device, by Michelle Gagnon, Oct 07, 2009

Developing a Theme Through Characters, by Kathryn Lilley, April 20, 2009

Story Logic—Spell It Out, by L.J. Sellers, Dec 18, 2008