5 Writing Tips You Can Learn About Tension From “The Lion King”

5 Writing Tips You Can Learn About Tension From “The Lion King”
Creating the proper tension for a scene is one of the most difficult challenges a writer can face. Providing all of the proper elements that culminate in a nerve tightening sequence of suppressed anticipation takes skill, precision, and proper planning. When it comes to kids’ movies, these challenges increase tenfold. While adults may be willing...

How to Create a Plot From Nothing in 5 Steps

How to Create a Plot From Nothing in 5 Steps
Many writers will tell you that the most difficult part about writing a story is the plot itself: what should you write? I have long believed that absolutely anything can be made into a compelling story. It all comes down to how you look at it: how can you turn a situation in such a...

11 Unbeatable Tips For Beating Writers Block

11 Unbeatable Tips For Beating Writers Block
Writer’s Block: This odious scourge has afflicted every writer since books were written. The agony of sitting in front of a blank page or empty computer screen is unparalleled. Fortunately, there is help. Here are my top 11 tips for beating back writer’s block: Put the Pen Down: To many writer’s, this almost feels like...