Alright heres how I plotting my story and tell me what you think about it:
Hook: The readers meet Joseph and his life before the murders.
Plot Point 1: Marcello is found murdered in his home by an unknown assailant.
Pinch Point 1: Joseph begins to receive text messages from a person named Al.
Midpoint: After another loved one is murdered in the same fashion and receiving another text message from Al, Joseph begins to notice a pattern and he and Sampson are both determined to find and stop the killer.
Pinch Point 2: Sampson is murdered, which sparks more motivation for Joseph to find the killer himself.
Plot Point 2: When he uncovers a secret relationship between Marcello and Alexander Reyes, Joseph suspects that Alex is Al and the killer.
Climax/Resolution: Alex and Joseph confront each other and they fight. In the midst, Joseph accidentally stabs and kills Alex. Joseph goes to the hospital for his injuries and he pays a tribute to his murdered friends.
Hook (Ch. 1)
Plot Point 1 (Ch. 2)
Pinch Point 1 (Ch. 3-4)
Midpoint (Ch. 5-6)
Pinch Point 2 (Ch. 7)
Plot Point 2 (Ch. 8-9)
Climax/Resolution (Ch. 10-11)