How To Tell A Great Story is divided into 7 easy-to-follow steps, described in easy-to-understand language.
The storytelling techniques described in this resource will serve as a solid foundation for your storytelling legacy. This Guide describes how to organise your story, set a theme, understand how many characters there should be in your story and when you’re really proficient, we even encourage you to venture further to consider selling your stories.
Imagine this: you are standing in an empty room. You are an artist and would like to paint a picture. But, there is no canvas, no paints, no brushes and not even an easel. How are you possibly going to get that masterpiece of yours on canvas without even these basic items in hand?
Likewise, in storytelling, if you do not have some of the most basic equipment in hand, then how are you possibly going to tell that great story of yours?
The following is a conversation between an Advertising Executive and his Boss. The Boss has just completed going over the Executive’s masterpiece – a presentation for a client – from cover to cover. Executive : So, what did you think of the story I told? Boss: … what is it about? Executive: What do you mean, ‘What is it about?’… [There’s absolute silence for the next two minutes as the Executive thinks of what to say. Then, … ] Executive: I’ll think about it and let you know.
One of the tips revealed in this section is the set of over 45 different topics for your stories. When you complete this section, you will also know how to generate your own stories.
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