10 questions every writer should ask their story

10 questions every writer should ask their story

You’ve written your story, now how can you test whether or not it’s as good as it can be? In Into the Woods and on his online courses John Yorke recommends asking 10 questions to check you’ve got your story straight: an approach as relevant to business, science, marketing and tech stories as it is to dramatic narratives.

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Writing tips from John Yorke

Writing tips from John Yorke

John Yorke regularly drops into the practical online course developed to accompany his bestselling book, Into The Woods. This week he met up with screenwriting students in our chatroom to answer questions on writing theme, characters and intertwining storylines.

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How a John Yorke Story course helped my career

How a John Yorke Story course helped my career

The production of story – be it film, theatre or television – is a team effort, and as such it’s not just the writer who needs to understand how stories are told. Former Storytelling for Screen student Thomas Hescott explains how the lessons he learnt from Into the Woods helped him perfect his art, and secure a directorial role on EastEnders.

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  • A 'brimmingly #insightful, stimulating study of how stories work' - Sunday Times reviews Into the Woods:… https://t.co/pRzsVxEY4V
    about 13 hours ago
  • The power of #story - how your favourite #brands use narrative. John Yorke talks w/@phcreative:… https://t.co/Zl5326dmde
    about 19 hours ago
  • Need to connect w/your customers? Our online #writers' course shows you how to shape stories for #business:… https://t.co/oiMwfTSB81
    about 22 hours ago
  • Writing a drama script? Get feedback on your #treatment from former Head of #Channel4 Drama John Yorke:… https://t.co/WUzrDovcJ4
    about 2 days ago
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