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You've created an array of brilliant and rich characters and now you are back to staring at the blank page. Well now it's time to get started on plotting (building) your story and trying not to get lost on the way! Follow our five simple steps to story building and your story will start to take shape faster than you know it and hopefully you'll have fun along the way!
Why is it important to care about your characters? Well when you are in no man's land between planning your story idea and actually writing your story, it's your characters that will keep you company and stop you from going crazy.
Are you struggling for inspiration for your story? Desperate to write a new play or creative project but not sure where to start? Perhaps you had a buzz of energy and writing but now you are stuck on a scene, unsure how to move forward or what your character should do next, perhaps you have a brilliant idea but have no idea what happens in the end? Check out a few of our simple exercises and activities to aid your creativity and overcome writer's block!
INK are thrilled that Halesworth is supporting new writers and filmmakers. This week the Cutlers Hill Surgery in Halesworth has supported local filmmaker Alice Duffy, whose short film was screened at INK Festival 2017.