Plot Twists

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“Wait WHAT? NO WAY!”

This is an example of an expression given by a reader who just experienced a plot twist. A sudden change in a story that completely skews the reader’s view on the plot and the characters.

What steps need to be taken to generate a plot twist? How do you use this literary technique efficiently without just causing more confusion?

Come find out!

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Building Mysteries in Writing

STORY CREATION: MYSTERY

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To start off this blog, we are going to take a look at a well known example of literature, Harry Potter, and see how J.K. Rowling formed it into a mystery series. Us Navigators will begin with this genre because I believe that every story needs to have a small amount of mystery in it to stimulate and engage the reader. Let’s discuss!

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