Inanna's Game Activity
Cycle 6 - Winner!

Cycle 6 - Winner!

Kat 07/13/2020 0
We are proud to announce that S. L. Donnelly's story, Pixies and Lava, was voted the winner in the sixth Inanna's Game Cycle, sponsored by Wenebojo. Taking a single snippet, character, and scene from the required ingredients, Summer created another delightful tale in her amusing series. We are looking forward to the next challenge that starts Monday at 2 PM Central (-6:00 GMT)! I am thrilled with ...
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Writer Topic Talk - Creating Compelling Characters Part 2

Writer Topic Talk - Creating Compelling Characters Part 2

Kat 07/06/2020 0
Topic Talk - Creating Compelling Characters  - Part 2 The discussion on creating notable and compelling characters continues with this talk that builds on the basic foundation discussed in Part 1. In this talk, the pacing of character reveals is discussed against the background of variations in genre and audience. This is the second part of a long topic. Further sessions are planned for later this...
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Cycle 6 - Stories!!

Cycle 6 - Stories!!

Kat 06/29/2020 2
Ready, Set, Write!! We are ready for the next batch of Inanna’s Game stories! What have you created with this cycle's inspirations? This cycle’s stories should be utilizing the inspiration that was posted yesterday. Once you have written your tale and corrected it to make it as readable as possible, please post it here as a reply to this post, so that others can read your work. Make sure to put th...
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Cycle 6 - Reveal!

Cycle 6 - Reveal!

Kat 06/29/2020 0
Welcome to Inanna’s Game - Cycle 6!! This is Inanna’s Game. A set of story ingredients, the challenge to create a story. Creative, invigorating, and fun! The stories you create remain yours.  If you missed the Live IG Reveal, you can watch its trimmed form here for the next 5 days. After that, the video will be removed. Remember this is not spiffed and is provided as a courtesy for those that were...
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Cycle 5 - Winner!

Cycle 5 - Winner!

Kat 06/29/2020 0
We are proud to announce that Cassi Callen's story, The Heart is Deeper Than the Scar, was voted the winner in the fifth Inanna's Game Cycle, sponsored by Wenebojo. Taking a single snippet, character, and scene from the required ingredients, Cassi created a haunting short story of pain and forgiveness. We are looking forward to the next challenge that starts Monday at 2 PM Central (-6:00 GMT)! I a...
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Writer Topic Talk - Fat Outlining - Part 1

Writer Topic Talk - Fat Outlining - Part 1

Kat 06/22/2020 0
Topic Talk - Fat Outlining - Part 1 The discussion on the Fat Outlining method covered some basic concepts that give insight into the foundation of the method and an initial introduction to its use. The webinar looked at the need for the five foundation elements and how this leads to faster overall production and fluidity of storytelling. A practical, live example of the translation of the FO to a...
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