Of John Gardner, Writing and The Worm Hole Experience…

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Any event that seems to the given writer startling, curious, or interest-laden can form the climax of a possible story.”

–John Gardner in The Art of Fiction

Climax is that place in the story or novel where the protagonist, the main character, reveals in action, that she or he has integrated knowledge gained through the experience of the journey.

Through thought, word, and deed, the central character shows she or he has been changed, transformed. It follows crisis. Read the rest of this entry…

~ by Anjuelle Floyd on April 13, 2010.

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