THE WRITER’S VOCABULARY — Antagonist

The Secret Power of the Antagonist

Why stories can’t exist without antagonists

JazzFeathers
Sep 8, 2020 · 4 min read
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The antagonist is just as important to the story as the protagonist, because, without the antagonist’s action, there wouldn’t be the opportunity that creates the story.

Why does the antagonist oppose the protagonist?

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JazzFeathers

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Author of historical fantasy novels set in the 1920s | Dieselpunk | 1920s social history blogger | Hopeless Tolkien nerd https://theoldshelter.com/

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JazzFeathers

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Author of historical fantasy novels set in the 1920s | Dieselpunk | 1920s social history blogger | Hopeless Tolkien nerd https://theoldshelter.com/

The Cogs and Gears Storyteller

Storytelling as an experience for writers and readers. How stories work their way into our lives

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