Lesson 20: Act 2 – Subplots and Somebodies

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Google Podcasts In this episode, Trevor talks about how to develop your supporting cast, create compelling subplots, and find the organic structure of your narrative. Learn how to humanize the bit parts of your stories and why it’s so important to treat characters like real people … More Lesson 20: Act 2 – Subplots and Somebodies

Lesson 19: Act 2 – The Big Bad

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Google Podcasts In this episode, Trevor talks about the distinction between villains and antagonists, how to humanize them in the story, and ways to create memorable, necessary opponents for your protagonist. For more info about the show, check out homesteadonthecorner.com Help support the show at http://www.patreon.com/homesteadcornerMore Lesson 19: Act 2 – The Big Bad

Lesson 15: Act 1 – Countdown

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Google Podcasts In this episode, Trevor discusses techniques and ideas for developing characters within the first act of your story. Learn how to create empathy for your protagonist, demonstrate the problems with their ordinary world, and introduce readers to fundamental flaws through character’s reactions to the … More Lesson 15: Act 1 – Countdown

Lesson 06: Want, Need, and Plot – Designing Character Driven Plots

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Google Podcasts Learn how to design compelling plots for your stories based on the relationship between character wants and needs, utilizing character development to give your narrative momentum and structure. For more info about the show, check out www.homesteadonthecorner.com Help support the show at www.patreon.com/homesteadcorner Script Outtakes