How to Build a Better Power Struggle: Forget Good Versus Evil

“Good versus evil” is overrated as a dramatic structure or device. Here’s why, and why a focus on power dynamics is a great alternative instead.

Untangling Splintegrate: Refining the Story Questions

My multi-cast plotlines make it difficult to see underlying story dynamics. After plot doctoring, I re-defined the essential story questions in Splintegrate, and now have the right ending in place for the book.