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by Voni
April 29th, 2011, 4:42 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Story Structure
Replies: 4
Views: 1016

Re: Story Structure

Thanks, you two! Much more technical and informative than I expected--two different climaxes...the emotional and the Aristotelian. Wow. And the analysis was helpful. Thanks for the thoughts!
by Voni
April 28th, 2011, 4:47 pm
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: The Introduction Thread
Replies: 612
Views: 182596

Newbie saying Hi

To introduce myself, I always say I am a homeschool mom and a Word Nerd.I have a blog at http://vonildawrites.livejournal.com , and am working on my first novel. Thanks for such a website. I've already posted a question on the All Things Writing forum, and will probably do the same on the Ask Nathan...
by Voni
April 28th, 2011, 4:37 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Story Structure
Replies: 4
Views: 1016

Story Structure

I've seen the three-act structure (three disasters/turning points), and I'm curious how this relates/fits into the traditional Aristotelian story arc (rising action/climax/falling action). Specifically: Where does the climax fit into the the three-act structure? It seems to have three climaxes! Than...