Creating Character Arcs
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Powerful Character Arcs Create Powerful StoriesHave you written a story with an exciting concept and interesting characters-but it just isn't grabbing the attention of readers or agents? It's time to look deeper into the story beats that create realistic and compelling character arcs. Internationally published, award-winning novelist K.M. Weiland shares her acclaimed method for achieving memorable and moving character arcs in every book you write.By applying the foundation of the Three-Act Story Structure and then delving even deeper into the psychology of realistic and dynamic human change, Weiland offers a beat-by-beat checklist of character arc guidelines that flexes to fit any type of story.This comprehensive book will teach you:*How to determine which arc-positive, negative, or flat-is right for your character.*Why you should NEVER pit plot against character. Instead, learn how to blend story structure and character development.*How to recognize and avoid the worst pitfalls...