Introduction Key Elements Part A - Setting 1. Hooks to Build Suspense 2. Objects 3. Journey 4. Mountains 5. Forests 6. Caves 7. Ruined Cities 8. Castles Part B - Atmosphere and Suspense 9. Storms Part C - Creatures - (SC-I-R) 10. Parts, Size and Shape 11. Head 12. Eyes 13. Arms and Legs 14. Wings and Tails 15. Smell and Sound 16. Habitat 17. Movement 18. Weapons/Attack 19. Interaction with and Reaction to Creature 20. Defeating the Creature Appendix
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