Article: “What Is a Story Arc?”

“When asked the elements of a story arc, some would simply answer, ‘The beginning, middle, and end.’ They would be correct. Within those larger sections, however, are smaller components that are critical to the success of the story …”

Source: Editor’s Corner: What Is a Story Arc?

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