Posts tagged ‘plot’

September 26, 2013

Quote of the Day: Ray Bradbury

Remember: Plot is no more than footprints left in the snow after your characters have run by on their way to incredible destinations.

January 30, 2012

Quote of the Day: E.M. Forster

The King died and then the Queen died. That is a story. The King died and then the Queen died of grief. That is a plot.

December 2, 2011

Quote of the Day: Ivy Compton-Burnett

As regards plot I find real life no help at all.  Real life seems to have no plots.  And as I think a plot desirable and almost necessary, I have this extra grudge against life.