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The Secrets of Story by Matt Bird

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Afterword

Thanks for reading! For more advice, examples, and bonus material, please visit SecretsofStory.com. You’ll find:

  • Career advice, including sections on how to write every day, give and receive notes, launch your career, find representation, meet with buyers, and sell challenging material.
  • Two dozen examples of films analyzed according to the Ultimate Story Checklist.
  • A massive chart that helps clarify the difference between the goals, long-standing social problems, flaws, and the dramatic question for all of our examples.
  • A chart that compares my proposed structure to those of other gurus.
  • An in-depth series of articles on the fundamental differences between different media, especially books versus movies.
  • A series of instructional articles ...

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