storytelling

writing ensemble cast of characters

Character Writing: Make Your Ensemble Cast Develop Together [8 TIPS]

Writing characters that work together as an ensemble cast, and that develop together throughout the story, is a real art. It’s about contrast, balance and psychology. Use the following 8 tips to create an ensemble cast of characters who grow together throughout the story.   8 Tips For A Strong Ensemble Cast Of Characters That …

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writing emotional stories for readers

Writing Emotional Stories: Make Your Readers Care [6 Steps]

Writing emotional stories readers care about is a challenge. It’s also the most rewarding thing any writer can achieve. When you make readers feel what your protagonist feels. When you change your readers by taking them on a spiritually enriching story. When you make your readers cry, laugh, scream, or punch their bedroom wall. That’s …

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life lessons from stories

3 Inspiring Life Lessons Every Good Story Teaches Us

There are many powerful life lessons stories teach. Not just moral lessons, but psychological lessons, spiritual lessons, and life lessons.When you grasp the core concepts of storytelling, you’ll understand why stories are so powerful.     You know where you want to go in your life. You feel the burning motivation inside of you to …

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The Force Awakens Explained: Rey And The Hero’s Journey

In this “The Force Awakens Explained” article we’ll look at how Rey’s story actually comes from the famous mythological tale The Hero’s Journey.   Why do Star Wars, Avatar, and Lord Of The Rings all follow the same story-pattern? In The Force Awakens, Rey has one of the best stories of any movie character of …

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