Strengthening Story with Symbolism, Motifs, and Image Systems – by September Fawkes…

When writing a story, selecting strong symbolism, motifs, and image systems can empower any narrative and bring themes home to the audience in a more tangible, even archetypal way. Yet for many authors, symbolism can be an afterthought (if it’s even a thought at all). And some instructors in the writing community actually caution against putting it in a story intentionally.

But like with most writing elements, that’s usually only dangerous if you don’t know what you are doing.

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