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Plot, Goal, Inciting Incident—A Reader’s Question

on June 18th, 2013 by Fiction Editor Beth Hill

A readers asks about links between plot, character goal, and the inciting incident.

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Making Something Happen in Story

on June 16th, 2013 by Fiction Editor Beth Hill

Whichever story event you refer to when you talk about the inciting incident, make something happen in your story. Include a cause that gets the story, and your protagonist, moving.

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