Episodes 12-22 – How to Write About Love, Pyrrhic Victory, and Betrayal
What can you learn about fiction writing, storytelling, and plot structure by watching Buffy the Vampire Slayer?
More than you ever imagined.
In this book, bestselling author and writing coach L. M. Lilly takes apart every episode in the second half of Season Two of the cult TV series. She looks at how Buffy builds dramatic tension, creates gripping character and relationship arcs, subverts audience expectations, and tells stories that still speak to fans decades later.
Each chapter includes questions to help you improve your own writing and storytelling by:
- Creating fascinating villains
- Conveying exposition while keeping a fast pace
- Building to a stunning climax
- Weaving in themes that resonate with readers
- And more
If you love Buffy, and you love creating stories – or just taking them apart to see how they work – this book is for you.
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L. M. Lilly is the author of numerous books and articles on writing craft and, as Lisa M. Lilly, writes horror, mysteries, and supernatural thrillers. For more about the author of Buffy and the Art of Story Season One check out the About page.
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Want to start at the very beginning? Check out Buffy and the Art of Story Season One: Writing Better Fiction by Watching Buffy.