Aristotle Meets PASTO: A Quick and Easy Lesson in Playwriting Structure [Article]

Just like the Greeks loved their Poetics, modern playwrights will love their PASTO. PASTO is an acronym for a contemporary playwriting structural theory that was first introduced in a now out-of-print book, Primer of Playwriting by Kenneth MacGowan. The letters in PASTO stand for preparation, attack, struggle, turn, and outcome.


The South Wind [Short Story]

The luminosity that came through the window, barely touched few objects, it almost produced no shadows. I knew well the pitfalls of that rebellious house that revenged the years of misuse by clicking worn floor planks, echoing secrets by thin partitions newly installed, watering rain by the holes of the chandeliers, for long opaque of dust and loneliness.