Points of View, Tone, Mood and Setting.Points of View, Tone, Mood and Setting. by Disasterpeice777
There are many elements to keep in mind while writing your story. You think you already know everything, and you're eager to start writing, but there's more, such as Points of view, Tone, Mood and Setting.
Points of View are the narrator's position on the story being told. Okay, what on Earth does that mean? Well, to put it in simple terms, it's the point of view that allows what you can and can't see in a story. For example, in some stories, you may be able to read the character's mind, but in others, you cannot. There is a simple reason why this is There are many different points of view!
FIRST PERSON POINT OF VIEW: While writing, the narrator may refer to themselves as "I". For example: "I could hear everything they were talking about. Every word I heard them say shook me to the core and chilled my bones. I was in udder disbelief". This poin
Plots and Plot Twists.Plots and Plot Twists. by Disasterpeice777
What is a plot? A plot is a series of sequential events that make up your story. Sure, anyone could have told you that. But, how to write one? How can you make something this simple extraordinary?
Plot is comprised of 3 different parts; beginning, middle and end. Think of it this way this is how the problem started, this is how we fix it, and this is how we fixed it. Make sense? As long as you stick to this simple outline, it will be much easier for you to create your plot. Plots are also comprised of other parts; the exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, and resolution.
The Exposition: This is the very beginning of your story in which your characters and some important themes are laid out. Describe the setting; time era, place and who the characters are. Describe to the audience just WH
Writers' Notes - Fight ScenesWriters' Notes - Fight Scenes by DarkDelusion
I have read enough books to find that fighting scenes can be difficult to write. Some of the novels I have read have had painful fighting scenes so this tutorial is an amalgamation of my thoughts on the best ways to do it.
First, let's break this down into aspects to think about:
Before writing fight scenes think about the characters involved. What are their skills, what are their ideas of fighting? Why are they doing so? Is it a sense of survival? Is it to show honour like a duel?
For example -
Does a peaceful man watch his brothers murdered in a slaughter by the king's men. Does he, in a rage, grab a fallen sword and defend the last of them. He holds no skill but the sheer fury at watching his peaceful world be shattered. Afterwards does he vow revenge and ride for the king's castle or retreat to the mountains to get over what he di