NaNoWriMo Day 3: Have You Written Your Synopsis?

NaNo Goal Today: 2,000 words NaNo Total Goal: 8,644 Actual Words Today: 2,103 Total Words To Date: 8,747 I know, I know. Not many writers usually like to write loglines, summaries, treatments, or synopses. However, I firmly believe that writing these things will help you focus your story. Once when I was struggling with a screenplay, I just stopped and wrote the logline over and over again until it clicked. My story literally gelled at that moment and I knew what to do. Loglines are the hardest. They are basically one or two sentence summaries of a story. One thing that can really help in creating a logline is to think in terms of Who must do what before /or else this happens. It’s important to know the stakes. Once you’ve figured this out, you know...