One Drastic Way Dramatica Helped Me

Discuss the practical use of Dramatica. Have questions about how throughlines should be used, how to create Complex Characters or even the various combinations of the 12 Essential Questions and how they will affect your story go here.
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One Drastic Way Dramatica Helped Me

Postby Geoff1975 » Dec 02, 2012 8:54 pm

One of the most pronounced ways Dramatica helped me was in helping me discover I had written too much plot. I would notice movies had a goal for the main character which was separate from the overall story. There were character arc plots as I saw them. So, I like writing movies which are involving... those are the type I enjoy watching. The MC plot took on a life of its own and I didn't know how to integrate the two. Discovering Dramatica, I learned this MC plot really needs to become a sequel.

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Re: One Drastic Way Dramatica Helped Me

Postby Chris Huntley » Dec 08, 2012 4:10 pm

Hey Geoff, thank you for sharing that.
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