Tag: plot

A blog by Shalon Sims about creative writing, literacy, education and psychology

Plot your novel with MICE Quotient and Try/Fails

Learn how to use Orson Scott Card’s MICE Quotient along with Mary Robinette Kowal’s adaptation of this technique to include nesting codes and try/fails to successfully plot your novel.

How to solve plot problems with a simple self-questionnaire technique

In this article, you’ll learn a simple, yet powerful self-questionnaire technique to solve all your plot problems. If you’ve come here from Wattpad, you probably just want the Solving Plot Problems Template to use for your plot problem today. Especially in science fiction and fantasy, or in any longer story with a large number of elements or characters…
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