Action/Adventure Genre

Action/Adventure is an EXTERNAL GENRE. External Genres, as opposed to Internal, are primarily driven by a problem that comes up outside the person, and solving this problem results in the end of the story. The problem usually looks like a large-scale villain. Someone the protagonist has to face off against and prevent them from doing … Continue reading Action/Adventure Genre

When to Dance to Death – How to End Your Story

In the Grimm’s version of Snow White, the evil queen attends Snow White’s wedding at the end and receives the sentence to dance in iron-hot shoes until she dies. Snow White gets a happy ending, and the Queen dances to death. Here, the protagonist is happy and the villain is miserable, and all is right … Continue reading When to Dance to Death – How to End Your Story