EPISODE 2 OBJECTIVES
Character growth trajectory - Discussion
Arch Plot Structure
The ordinary world - What does your character do that makes them ordinary? The ordinary activities of our character give us greater perspective on the hero experience.
The inciting incident - What drives your character to be a hero/anti-hero? This should be driven by your character’s personality and psychology
HOMEWORK: Hero Vignette
Write a character vignette of not more than one page that is an accounting of your character’s origin story. Consider creative ways you could record the story other than bland narrative. Explore alternate perspectives, journals, found documents, interviews etc.
Homework should include:
Short narrative - Creative writing about your character
What you did
Why you did it
How you did it
NOTE: Completed homework will be submitted to the Unbound email address and reviewed in the next episode of the podcast.