Story Structure

Plot and story structure for narrative nonfiction such as literary memoir, creative nonfiction, story plots, 12 stages of the heros journey, story tips and…
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Every human is the hero of their own story
You don't have to lift a car or fly to be a hero - living through your own unique challenges and experiences in life makes you the hero of your own story. Learn how to use the Hero's Journey story structure to write your story and feel empowered in the process with the free masterclass. #writingadvice #herosjourney #writinginspiration #writingquote #authoradvice #creativeinspiration #storytelling #qotd #storytips
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Writing with The Hero's Journey...
Knowing the 12 stages of the Hero's Journey adds to the strength of your storytelling skills, because this is a story framework favoured by screenwriters, scriptwriters, bestselling authors and many travel memoirs use this structure. Learn what goes into each stage, so you can write a better book, with this free guidebook covering the hero's journey in depth by bestselling author Louisa Deasey. #storytelling #writing #writingguide #herosjourney #travelmemoir #narrative #storystructure
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Articles & Essays that led to a book deal
Getting an article or essay published around the topics and themes covered in your book is one of the best ways to strategise a book deal. This post gives real life examples of writers who secured book deals from essays and articles around their memoir topic or themes. #nonfiction #bookpublishing #publishingtips
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Writing a memoir for publication
What does it mean to write a transformational true story and what does it involve for a published author? Learn more in this blog about what bestselling memoirs share in the narrative... #storytelling #memoir #nonfiction #literarymemoir
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Write a true story that sells
In this free ondemand class from memoir author Louisa Deasey, you're going to learn the 3 pillars of a true story that sells to a publisher or literary agent. #nonfiction #writingtips #authoradvice
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What does an editor do?
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3 popular story plots
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Write your story with the Hero's Journey
The 12-stage Hero's Journey is a compelling story structure to write your memoir, learn how to use it to write your first draft and edit your story =. #writing #book #memoir #publishers #autobiographical #writing tips #publishing #books #bibliophile #writingprompts #authorquote #journalprompts #creativewriting #writinginspiration #qotd #editingtips #querytip #firstdraft #storytelling #bookquote #storystructure #herosjourney #nonfiction #journal
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The hero's journey and your memoir
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Stage 2 of the Hero's Journey
In stage 2 of the Hero's Journey if you're #writing #memoir or any kind of #novel, this is when you get the first taste of adventure, challenge or change - the call. For more on each stage of the Hero's Journey, download your free guidebook. #writingadvice #creativeinspiration #storystructure #herosjourney
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Stage 5 of the Hero's Journey
Stage five is all about doorways, entries, exits... can you locate the fifth stage of your own hero's journey? Download your free guide to the 12 stages of Joseph Campbell's classic storytelling framework, the hero's journey...#memoir #writing #firstdraft #manuscript
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Storytelling with the Hero's Journey
Download your free guide to learn to write your story with the 12 stage Heros Journey framework first conceived by Joseph Campbell and now used by bestselling authors and screenwriters alike!
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Learn the Hero's Journey story structure
The 12 stage Hero's Journey story structure can show you how to write your true story in the most compelling way possible - and it's incredibly empowering, too!
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Using the Hero's Journey for your memoir
If you’re attempting the brave feat of writing a true story based on your life or experiences, you’re probably overwhelmed by the options of where and how and what to write. The Hero's Journey is a great structure to use for personal storytelling - here's why...
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3 archetypes in every true story - Louisa Deasey Author
Unconscious expectations of what purpose certain characters serve, is what makes for a satisfying story. And the only way to find what purpose certain characters serve in your story or experience… is to know what archetypal role they seem to be playing!
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Story structure & moving house
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Why memoir sells - Louisa Deasey Author
The term and concept I’m going to share with you is something that you need to understand so that you both write a more compelling story to a wider readership, AND position it effectively for a book deal. #travelmemoir #bookpublishing #memoir
My 90 Day Draft Method
Narrative story structure is unique in that it needs a through-line and it must be paced properly to compel the reader. Learn my unique 90 day memoir draft process to write and revise a book-length true story to publication standard (without critiques!) in the training.