Problem, purpose, conflict, goal. Use them. Think about them while you are in the planning phase of your novel; keep these elements at the back of your mind to guide you while you write. When you have written a scene, make sure they are all there, or that if one or another is missing, it is intentional and the effect is what you want.Source: Goodreads.com. (2019). Phyllis A. Whitney Quotes (Author of Hunter’s Green). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/151920.Phyllis_A_Whitney [Accessed 9 Sep. 2019].
— Phyllis A. Whitney, Japanese-born American writer.