Six Myths About Plotting That Keep Writers Stuck with Mary Buckham Copy

Some writers love to plot. Others hate it.

But if you’re serious about releasing books and building a career, it’s vital to gain a firm foundation in story structure and adopt some system of plotting.


USA Today bestselling author Mary Buckham is here to tell us.  She’s talking with RWS about the ‘myths’ writers have about plotting that keeps them stuck, and explores the benefits of having a plotting system.

Mary Buckham

Mary writes the Amazon best selling WRITING ACTIVE nonfiction series for writers, including Writing Active Setting & Writing Active Hooks.  She’s also the co-author of BREAK INTO FICTION®: 11 Steps to Building a Powerful Story(Pssst…she’c contributed this to the Bonus Package for All Access Pass holders.)

But she doesn’t just teach writers, she practices what she preaches. Mary writes YA as Micah Caida and Urban Fantasy. Love romance, danger & kick-ass heroines? Find it in her Alex Noziak or Kelly McAllister series.

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