Throwing the Plot Out

So you know how I love plots? There’s a secondary thing I have to mention about that. See, there comes a time when I’m writing that the plot, great as it is, doesn’t work anymore. The characters have become people rather than vague memories of people I knew once that I’ve placed into the story as stick figures to dance at my every whim. When that happens, events start to unfold differently and, a lot of the time, it means that the original plan no longer works. Then I throw out the plot. And that’s totally fine. ((For me, anyway)) By […]