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SW 112 INT on Exposition: Micheal Abramson

SW 112 INT on Exposition: Micheal Abramson

August 16, 2020

We discuss some of the ways Micheal Abramson handled exposition is his novel Dominant Trait. www.Joseph-Bendoski.com/Start-Writing      jbendoski@gmail.com

SW 111 INT Exposition Part 5 - Other Perspectives

SW 111 INT Exposition Part 5 - Other Perspectives

July 15, 2020

We talk with Mark Everglade, T. K. Young, and Joseph Hurtgen about their views on exposition, and how they handled it in their own novels.
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SW 110 DIS Exposition Part 4 - Essential Parts

SW 110 DIS Exposition Part 4 - Essential Parts

June 19, 2020

We cover interiority and the essential parts of the exposition that are needed for the story to work. Email us at: jbendoski@gmail.com or visit our website Joseph-Bendoski.com/Start-Writing

SW109 DIS Exposition: Part 3

SW109 DIS Exposition: Part 3

April 24, 2020

We are still talking about exposition, backstory, and flashbacks. email: jbendoski@gmail.com   website: Joseph-Bendoski.com/Start-Writing

SW108 DIS Exposition: Part 2

SW108 DIS Exposition: Part 2

March 30, 2020

We continue our discussion on EXPOSITION with examples from The Expanse and John Updike. Email: jbendoski@gmail.com Website: Joseph-Bendoski.com/Start-Writing

SW107 DIS Exposition: Part 1

SW107 DIS Exposition: Part 1

January 30, 2020

If Start Wars cut all exposition we wouldn't get this line, "Luke, I am your father." We talk about techniques to make exposition work and bring more life into your work. Visit our site JosephBendoski.com/Start-Writing  or send us an email: jbendoski@gmail.com. Pick up the material for the examples on our website and help support the show.

SW106 DIS Chapter Cliffhangers

SW106 DIS Chapter Cliffhangers

November 19, 2019

We discuss how to end chapters with cliffhangers, and what are the essential components that make a cliffhanger work, and what needs to come after. Website: Joseph-Bendoski/Start-Writing  Email:jbendoski@gmail.com

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

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