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The Who of Your Story World

In the previous two blogs on story world (The Where of Your Story and The When of Your Story) we discussed the where and when of our story world. The where and when of our story is information we need to know before we write, “It was a dark and …

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When your story takes place is as crucial as where your story takes place. The first blog in this series, Building Your Story World, talked about the where of our story. This week, let’s focus on the when of our story because when our story takes place will have serious …

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Your Story World

When planning a story there are several decisions a writer must make about things like characters, plot, and theme. Two other equally important decisions are:  1. Where does the story take place? The physical locations where the action will happen. 2. When does the story take place? The when also …

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