Tell a Lie, Bury a Gun

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Chuck exposes one of the more subtle and influential forms of the Buried Gun... the Lie. Have your character lie or make a false promise early, then the backfire can propel a climactic resolution.

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Hetch Litman from Somewhere in the mountains of the Pacific Northwest is reading The Violent Bear it Away by Flannery O'Connor December 20, 2011 - 1:42am

Ya know, I understand that I am a latecomer and that everyone has read most of these essays but I just cannot thank Chuck enough for putting these out there. What a fucking gift.