It is fun to plot a novel. I love the challenge of coming up with new twists and turns in the story. I try to keep in mind that I need to keep the reader turning the next page. This article offers some suggestions in developing a good plot.


As most writers know, there are no “new” plots. That doesn’t mean there are no new stories, however. An oft-done plot can still be made into a fresh and entertaining story.

Take romance for example. Everyone knows that the traditional plot form of a romance is boy meets girl and they fall in love, but Things happen to keep them apart. In the end, however, they conquer, or their love conquers, and they get together. Click here to read the rest of this informative article.