Greg Smith - Agile Writers



Write Your First-Draft Novel in 6 Months


  • Agile Writers - The first 60 Pages

    15/09/2014 Duração: 06min

    You want to write an opening paragraph that will grab the reader's attention. In this segment we go into the details about what makes that first 3 sentences pop out. Then we'll talk about the first three paragraphs and the first three chapters. If there's time we'll talk about the next 30 pages as well.

  • Agile Writer Method - Writing Your Novel in 6 Months

    08/09/2014 Duração: 14min

    Now that you know how to create a storyboard, here are the steps to writing your novel in a 6-month period.

  • Agile Writer Method - Stages 0-8

    01/09/2014 Duração: 27min

    We covered the need for plotting and pacing and some of the simplifying assumptions of the Agile Writer Method. Now, we're going to cover the 8 stages in detail. 

  • Agile Writers - The 8 Stages of Story

    25/08/2014 Duração: 22min

    In this segment we talk about the influences on the Agile Writer Method including Syd Field and Michael Hauge. We also talk about how the Hero's Journey maps to the 8 Stages of Story.

  • Agile Writers - The Hero's Journey

    18/08/2014 Duração: 23min

    Each week we discuss novel writing using the Agile Writer Method (based on my book of the same name). This week we'll be talking about the Hero's Journey as laid out by Joseph Campbell in his seminal  work The Hero With a Thousand Faces.