Plotting has been one of those elusive things that I couldn't quite grasp, despite the fact that I've been writing full time for 2+ years now. I think I got it. I think.
A PLOT IS SIMPLY YOUR CHARACTER'S WANT.
Here is a blog post about it, with some illuminating examples. Seriously. They will shine their genius light upon your face, or I owe you a cookie.
What is plot to you? Dish up your thoughts. I'm dying to know. Like, almost dead here. For realzzzz...