If I choose to write a literary novel should I follow the same steps ? What about theme as opposed to Story goal? I am confused. February 15, 2016 by SBolithoe Leave a comment Question: I chose to write a literary novel as opposed to genre. How about theme as opposed to story goal? Should I use both theme and story goal? You Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.how-to-write-a-book-now.com See on Scoop.it – A Writing Life Rate this:Share this:FacebookTwitterEmailPrintLinkedInRedditTumblrPinterestPocketTelegramLike this:Like Loading... Related Author: SBolithoe Librarian, author, blogger, presenter, history buff and animal lover.