The Real Story Ingredients

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Have you ever read a story that just seemed to be like every other story? Or a story that starts out with an everyday life moment such as waking up, brushing teeth, or going to work etc? 

Well, most likely that story went by a structure that most authors use. In the article "5 Story Elements from Writer's Digest, the author tells us that sometimes it is better to not go by a structure when we write.

"Simply put, you do not have a story until something goes wrong."

When you were in high school your teacher would always tell you that there were 3 parts to a story. The beginning, the middle, and the end. And that may be true in some cases but to make a really interesting story that lets the reader delve into the story and feel as if they are apart of the story, then these are the 5 ingredients that will help you make that story.

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