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Chapter Three: The Controlling Idea

If the story question is the known, external path a plot takes (you find it on the back-flap of most books or the movie‚Äôs summary on IMDB), than the Controlling Idea of the story is the unspoken but ever present truth of the journey. When a writer sits down to tell his or her tale, they are essentially making a… Read more →