Creating a Character Spine

In previous posts, I have spoken about making sure you come up with a character bio and making sure you have a good solid backstory for each character. Today I have learned about a new feature to add to your character - a character spine. A character spine can be a single keyword that defines … Continue reading Creating a Character Spine

Writers Block – You can escape it!

Writers Block - Its a pause, not the end of the world that many writers make it out to be. Usually its because of stress, too much on the mind, clutter around you; the list can go on and on. But how do you get out of it? Word dump - this is my favorite. … Continue reading Writers Block – You can escape it!

Make Us Feel Your Characters

I have been a BETA reader for a few authors, and have edited a couple of novels and the biggest mistake that I find is people do not accurately describe or make you relate to their characters. For example, you want us to love a character and hate another so we have an emotional reaction … Continue reading Make Us Feel Your Characters