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Editing: Week 1

Hello friends, it's Friday and I am at home sick.  I hope you had a better night than me!  All that to say, I don't have the entirety of Week 1 completed from The 90-day Rewrite.  But I have done the outline for my story and I plan to begin re-reading with intention to start marking up once I feel better.  

Here's my outline for Act 1 of Om Nom Nombies:
ACT ONE

Opening/False Belief
  • We meet the roommates as they are prepping for the zombie apocalypse
Dilemma
  • Our roommates believe that their training and preparations would allow them to survive should such an event occur
Inciting Incident
  • Caleb goes nuts at the grocery store
Opposing Argument
  • The remaining three roommates discuss their approach to the situation, both tactically and psychologically
Hero Makes a Decision
  • When they finally leave their apartment, the roommates are faced with an infected neighbor who effectively tests their resolve.

To read the outline in its entirety (SPOILERS!!!) you can click here.

Next week, for Christmas, I'll be giving you guys the first chapter of Spitfire. In two weeks, look for the next editing post.

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