This two-part lecture explores and explains the basic elements necessary to create a story. The story can be a novel, a short story, a script or even a memoir. After all, these are all stories and the development process for each.
Here is the outline for the two lectures:
Each lecture consists of a pdf file containing the complete set of slides with my speaker notes. Combined, the files provide and excellent tutorial on how to go about creating a story.
Here is a sample of what the pdf file looks like: