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How Dramatica is Different from Six Other Story Paradigms

by Chris Huntley I spent nearly sixteen years avoiding reading anything of substance by (Hollywood) story theorists such as Syd Field, John Truby, Christopher Vogler, Robert McKee and others.  As co-creator of the Dramatica theory of story, I didn’t want … Continue reading

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Questions about Dramatica Pro

A writer recently emailed: I have many questions. Does Dramatica Pro have built in tutorials to bring someone up on the language and terminology? Do you offer a package with movie magic? Are any mainstream screenwriters using this? The only place … Continue reading

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Finding & Fixing Holes in Your Story Structure

A writer recently asked: Hi, Melanie. I found your website while researching for my feature film screenplay. I have been rewriting this version of the script since October 2010 and writing the entire script for over ten years. I am … Continue reading

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StoryWeaver vs. Dramatica

Writers often ask what the difference is between StoryWeaver and Dramatica Pro (or it’s little brother, Writer’s DreamKit). Here’s the answer in a nut shell: StoryWeaver and Dramatica (or Writer’s DreamKit) are like hand and glove, or two sides of … Continue reading

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Story Structure for Intuitive Writers in Dramatica Pro 4

From the Dramatica Software Companion

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Scene Creation for Structural Writers

From the Dramatica Software Companion

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Story Reports & Story Points for Structural Writers

From the Dramatica Software Companion

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Plot Progression for Structural Writers

From the Dramatica Software Companion

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The Story Guide for Structural Writers

From the Dramatica Software Companion

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The Query System f or Structural Writers

From the Dramatica Software Companion

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