Primal Story diagrams

Stories have this pattern.

Diagrams for the Primal Story

Stories have this timeline. Writers may tell the story out of time order.

Novels may have this structure. Or they may be more complex. For instance, they could be made up as several shorter stories. A teen growing up, or someone learning a job, might have to deal with ever larger and more difficult problems.

AW Freytag diagram pt 3 CROPPED RESIZED