Category Archives: Writing Coaching
Give ’em verbal ticks or special ways of fidgeting, that’s how you flesh ’em out!
What was their childhood like? What kind of family did they live with? Were they healthy or dysfunctional? These questions and more can help inform your characters’ backstories and how they move, talk, and act in the present timeline of … Continue reading
Put your characters through hell, sure, but also give them a break from time to time!
You don’t know Heaven ’til you’ve been through Hell!
It’s bad enough to have antagonists that oppose your character’s values, and even better for your character to have their own set values that clash amongst themselves!
Give them morals and desires worth testing their limits for!
If you’re writing for fun and for yourself be as inaccurate as you want, but if you plan on getting published get your facts straight!