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Plot Versus Story: What’s the difference?

When Lisa at asked me to write about plot versus story, I thought no problem. I’m a story expert. However, once I started researching the topic, I realized there is a lot of conflicting information out there.

I also realized a discussion about plot and story would be incomplete if we didn’t mention structure. Understanding the difference between plot, structure, and story is important because knowing the difference and how they affect your writing process can help you tell a powerful story.

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Fictionary & ProWritingAid – Two Powerful Editing Toole Together  shows you how to use these two tools to work on your plot and story, and on your words in the same place.

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Why not check out Fictionary’s StoryTeller free 14-day trial and tell powerful stories?   No credit card required unless you love StoryTeller as much as we do and decide to subscribe.

Like to learn more about StoryTeller, check out our blog StoryTeller: Creative Editing Software for Fiction Writers.