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-- Nelson Algren
THE ART OF PLOTTING
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Take the story you've structured and learn how to turn it into a compelling, page-turning script that leaves a lasting impact on your
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Vonnegut's Rules for Shorts
Master storyteller Kurt Vonnegut was one of the most influential writers of the 20th
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