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How to Write Story Concepts–Like Jurassic Park!–That Sell

November 7, 2019

WRITING FOR EMOTIONAL IMPACT by Karl Iglesias - Chapter 3, Part 1

How to Write Story Concepts--Like Jurassic Park!--That Sell...

On today's episode:

We dig deeper into Karl Iglesias's book, WRITING FOR EMOTIONAL IMPACTUsing Karl's thoughts as a jumping off point, we discuss the techniques writers use to elicit emotions, and the importance of emotion in storytelling.

This week, it's all about emotionally-driven, compelling "concepts" that audiences crave.

 

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SUBSCRIBE FOR MORE STORYTELLING-FOCUSED PODCASTS IN THIS SERIES:

  • Week 1: 3 Types of Emotions Storytellers Make Us Feel and How to Use Them in YOUR Writing
  • Week 2: How to Write Story Concepts--Like Jurassic Park!--That Sell
  • Week 3: How to Write Compelling Story Concepts - Part 2
  • Week 4: How Storytellers Tap into Universal Themes and Why YOU Care
  • Week 5: Why We Love Rey, Frodo, and Batman - Creating Beloved Characters
  • ...and stay tuned for more updates on future episodes in this series!

 

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