The Writer’s Vocabulary — Climax

Climax: The Story’s Point of No Return

The Climax is the main character’s darkest moment, but also the place of their rebirth

JazzFeathers
Jun 19, 2020 · 4 min read
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Characteristics of the Climax

Be the heart of the story

Be crucial to the main character

Demand the main character to make a choice

Why is the Climax so important?

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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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