Periodic Table of Storytelling / by Vika Nightingale

All you need to know to write a good story is knowledge of storytelling components. The table below is an interactive table of all possible twists and tricks you might want to know. 

Take the "Kick the Dog" - a plot device which makes a good character turn into a bad one at some point in the narrative, so that you start feeling less sympathy towards him. 

Source: http://jamesharris.design/periodic/