Ever been at a writing group or just chatting with people and they’ve used a literary term you don’t understand, but are too embarrassed to ask? Then you’ve come to the right place.
The writer’s glossary offers short definitions of terms applied to all kinds of writing.
Keep checking in, and, if you know a term you’d like to see on the list below, add it to the comments and we’ll try to include it.
Deus ex Machina
Hang a Lantern on it
Killing Your Darlings
Manic Pixie Dream Girl
POV (Point of View)
Three Act Structure