Once Upon a Time: Tropes and Clichés

Nice little writing rant here

A Morbid Mind

Hello everyone! “Once Upon a Time” will be the new category of the blog where I’ll attempt to put my thoughts on writing-related topics in such a way I can give advice to ya’ll. Keep in mind this is all theory and personal opinions, as there aren’t really any rules when it comes to writing.

First of all, what are tropes? For those who don’t know, tropes are tools used by writers to mold the way they write their characters, world, plot… — everything. Tropes are the engine that move the story forward and I believe there is probably no way to write a tropeless story.

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One thought on “Once Upon a Time: Tropes and Clichés

  1. Pingback: Whats in a Cliche? A trope by any other name wouldn’t be so lame | Lonely Power Poles

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