7c35713d-6526-4627-9a3c-96e5af21842estcpodcats_605x480pxBlake Snyder believed that there are 6 beats or “pillars” that are most important—and that discovering these beats in your story will allow you to eventually grow all your 15 beats. In this podcats, Naomi Beaty and Don Roff consider the Opening Image, Midpoint, and Final Image—the first three of Blake’s pillars. How do these beats connect? Which might you start writing first? Listen up for some helpful advice to developing the foundation of your tale.