How do you outline your story structure? I just finished writing a review on Veracity’s site about a collaboration tool called Milanote. I’ve been playing with it for a couple of weeks on the business side, but then had an idea that this would help me outline the structure of a couple of stories I’ve been mulling about in my mind. Getting it out of your mind and on to paper is half the battle, right?!Let’s review some of the more traditional outlining techniques. Then, I’ll share with you some screenshots of how I’m using Milanote on one of my story projects.
Typical Outlining Techniques
Traditional OutlineThere is the traditional outline that you probably learned in school when you wrote your first term paper. In its simplest form, there is a beginning, middle, and end.