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TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction 1. Part1 / Drafting a Plan How to use this Book The 5 Dramatic Throughlines The 6 Conflicts The 21 Genres 2. Part 2 / Building the Structure How to Use the 11 Master Structures The Roller Coaster Ride The Replay Fate The Parallel The Episodic The Melodrama Romance The Journeys Interactive Metafiction The Slice of Life 3. Part 3 / Adding Stories Introducing the 55 Dramatic Situations Supplication and Benefaction Deliverance and Sojourn Vengeance for a Crime and Rehabilitation Vengeance for Kindred and Appearance of Kinsman Flight and Pursuit Disaster and Miracle Falling prey to cruelty and Becoming Fortunate Revolt and Support Daring Enterprise and Healing Journey Abduction and Reunion The Enigma and Invention Obtaining and Letting Go Enmity of Kinsmen and Hero to Kin Competition and Concession Adultery and Fidelity Madness and Genius Imprudence and Humility Crimes of Love and Sacrifice for Love Slaying of Loved One and Conviction Self Sacrifice and Self Preservation Discovery of Dishonor and Discovery of Honor Obstacles to love and Unconditional Love Conflict with God and Supernatural Occurrence Mistaken Judgment and Intuitive Judgment Remorse and Empathy Loss of Loved One and Honoring Loved One Odd Couple and Fish out of Water Blank Situation Template 4. Part 4 / Finishing Touches Research
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Fiction -- Technique.
Plots (Drama, novel, etc.).
Characters and characteristics in literature.