How To Craft Your First Story [Infographic]

How To Craft Your First Story [Infographic]

There’s no shortcut to writing a great story. However, there are guidelines that can help get you started if you’ve never done it before. This chart compiles several different forms of advice for beginners into one handy reference.

Reddit user nibs1066 created this chart compiled from advice from several different writing advice books. It covers the basics like progressive rising action, as well as suggesting a few basic story types like a revenge story, an adventure, or a chase.

Of course, these aren’t hard, fast rules that can’t be broken. If you’re struggling with you first story they’re a handy way to get on track.

Click to enlarge:

[Via Reddit]

The Cheapest NBN 50 Plans

Here are the cheapest plans available for Australia’s most popular NBN speed tier.

At Lifehacker, we independently select and write about stuff we love and think you'll like too. We have affiliate and advertising partnerships, which means we may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. BTW – prices are accurate and items in stock at the time of posting.