Choose Your Own Adventure w030


 this is an exercise about organizing nontraditional narrative.

Materials Needed

–   timer

5 sheets of blank paper


  1.  prepare paper
    1.  four papers- fold and cut them into quarters
      1.  you should have 16 pieces of paper
    2.  one big piece of paper
  2. On that big piece of paper create a flowchart
    1.  great bullet points of a series of events 
    2.  are there alternative timelines?
    3.  are there choices with vastly different outcomes?
    4.  keep it simple
  3.  edit your flowchart to fit 16 pieces of paper transfer and translate and adapt
  4.  test it out
    1.  does it work?
    2.  watch went right?
    3.  what went not so right?


 this is an exercise inspired by RL Stine.  this was the first author I read where the book was formatted as a choose-your-own-adventure.

Published by KC

I am Katarina Countiss, a multimedia designer. I like blogs, games, art and technology. I am curious about how things are made.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create your website at
Get started
%d bloggers like this: