Yes, this is filled with whisky

Yes, this is filled with whisky

Monday, January 28, 2013

Get the obvious out of the way!





 The 22 rules of storytelling, according to Pixar 



(hat tip to Kelly Cogswell for the link!)

10 comments:

Elisabeth Black said...

fabulous

Heidi Willis said...

fantastic!

Elissa M said...

Copied. Pasted. Printed. Sitting by my keyboard.

Brilliant advice. Thanks for passing it on.

french sojourn said...

I took yesterday off to write, huge luxury.
Got a whole lot of nothing.

Read this list this morning, funk gone, thanks.

Helpful and uplifting; Cheers!

Angie Brooksby said...

That shark is all over the metro's walls here.

N. 8 is what I need. It's the 4th time I'm at 55k words and crapping out again. Ouch that bites. But I do have the ending for this one.

Debra Lynn Lazar said...

Love this. Tx for posting. (You're the kindest most helpful shark I know.)

kregger said...

What is that amorphous, viral blob approaching the shark's left pectoral fin?

The essence of Chum?

or

When Chum attacks?

elisabethcrisp.com said...

The list is a keeper, and the comments that follow bring the ideas home. Thanks again.

Janet Reid said...

Kregger, it's what's left of the last person who queried a "fiction novel."

kregger said...

Gulp!

Note to self...