really understood the concept and so I hoped I’d managed to incorporate it
naturally and didn’t let it faze me. I guess I figured my editor would pick up
on it if I’d missed it somehow. Yeah – I know – duhhh!!
I knew that each character had to experience growth from the beginning to when they reach the final pages. That the conflicts in the plot should force this. And to me, that made sense.
pillars of a story: setting, characters, plot and you guessed it…theme. This
threw me into a total spinout. I mean, have I missed out an important element
in my work?
into words I could understand when she wrote a piece for the June Romance Writer’s
Report. She wrote:
* Is a universal truth
* Man versus man
it says subject, topic, idea, subject matter, argument, premise and thesis.
Well that was a big help – not!
words or less?