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Monday, June 13, 2011
Writing Structures: Thirty-six (plus one)
CALLIHOO SF/F Writer's Group - Georges Polti says that all stories boil down to just 36 dramatic situations and takeoffs of those situations. Somebody else out there added #37. In several cases, specific gender in the original descriptions has been replaced with non-specific gender. If you're stuck for a situation, try this.