Learn what a story really is...

How Stories Really Work: Exploring the Physics of Fiction

by Grant P. Hudson


• what a story really is

• what it is actually doing to and for you and other readers

• the magnetic power that attracts readers even before the introduction of any character

• what the thing called a ‘character’ actually is, and how to rapidly

build a convincing one

• the things called ‘plots’, what they are and how they are actually made

• what ‘protagonists’ and ‘antagonists’ really are, and what the connection between them consists of

• the four categories of the powerful force that compels readers to turn pages

• the ‘nuclear reactor’ that d