The three-act structure divides a story into three parts: setup, confrontation, and resolution. For this post, I’m going to use the movie The Wizard of Oz as an example...
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Many novels follow a three act formula. Find out more about three act novels and how to use this common story structure.
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A Novel Idea: Week 2 (3 Acts and 8 Sequences) This week we're talking more about the basic story structure and what goes into each sequence.
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Who knew furry little rodents were such experts on story arc? See the three-act structure acted out to perfection!
The Arch Plot: This is the best distillation of the classic three-act plot that I have ever seen. If you go to her blog, she has broken it down into 11 story beats.
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"In Act 1, get your characters up in a tree; in Act 2, throw stones at them; and in Act 3, get them down again." - George M. Cohan #quotes #writing *
"You can get a story from everything you touch."