The three-act structure divides a story into three parts: setup, confrontation, and resolution. For this post, I’m going to use the movie The Wizard of Oz as an example...
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The Arch Plot: This is the best distillation of the classic three-act plot that I have ever seen. If you go to her blog, she has broken it down into 11 story beats.
By Janice Hardy, @Janice_Hardy First up from the mailbag: "Maybe I'm a sucker for plot, but I'd be interested in big picture plotting ...