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SW105 DIS Ambiguous Endings

SW105 DIS Ambiguous Endings

October 13, 2019

We discuss why ambiguous endings are used, and how to make them work, and how to know if they are right for the story you are working on. Contact:jbendoski@gmail.com website: JosephBendoski.com/start-writing

SW104 DIS The End with Cliffhangers

SW104 DIS The End with Cliffhangers

August 28, 2019

We discuss why you would end a book with a cliffhanger, the risks, and rewards of doing it, and look at some examples that have ended stories with cliffhangers successfully. Contact us: jbendoski@gmail.com or visit us for show notes at JosephBendoski.com/Start-Writing 

 

SW103 DIS Elements of a Happy Ending

SW103 DIS Elements of a Happy Ending

July 6, 2019

We continue our discussion of ending with a specific focus on happy ones. email us jbendoski@gmail.com or visit our site www.josephbendoski.com

SW 102 DIS Elements of THE END

SW 102 DIS Elements of THE END

May 12, 2019

We look at how to make an ending satisfying, different types of endings, and the reason they work. email: jbendoski@gmail.com Website: Joseph-Bendoski/Start-Writing.com

SW101 DIS Villains and Antagonists: Part 2

SW101 DIS Villains and Antagonists: Part 2

April 5, 2019

We discuss the differences and importance of political villains and physical villains among other things. Email us at jbendoski@gmail.com  Website: joseph-bendoski.com/start-writing

SW100 DIS Emotional Genres

SW100 DIS Emotional Genres

February 27, 2019

We discuss the chemistry and style behind writing for specific genres and what emotional experiences readers are looking for. Website: Joseph-Bendoski.com/Start-Writing     Email: jbendoski@gmail.com

SW099 DIS Expand the Scene

SW099 DIS Expand the Scene

January 31, 2019

We discuss how to slow down and expand scene, and which type to use for different kinds of scenes and stories. joseph-bendoski.com/start-writing   email:jbendoski@gmail.com

SW098 DIS Villains and Antagonists Part 1

SW098 DIS Villains and Antagonists Part 1

December 1, 2018

We discuss the making of great villains and antagonist and why it's such an important part of the story. joesph-bendoski.com/start-writing    jbendoski@gmail.com

SW097 DIS Story Focus: Lisa Cron Part 2

SW097 DIS Story Focus: Lisa Cron Part 2

October 13, 2018

www.joseph-bendoski.com/start-writing  We discuss how the protagonist builds the structure of the story and why it's important.

SW096 DIS Essential Short Stories

SW096 DIS Essential Short Stories

September 21, 2018

We discuss the two short stories you have to write, why and what to do with them.