Character creation is my favorite part of any type of writing. Novel, short story, or role playing, characters are always the entire reason I read or write. Plot is ok, setting makes a huge difference, and you have to have a good theme, but we fall in love with characters. But something has often bothered… Continue reading Why “Funny” is Not a Character Trait
This post is going to talk about the difference between fictional characters being interesting versus being well developed. While some interesting physical attributes may contribute to your character, relying too heavily on these attributes can actually make your character stale. This post focuses on one of the most overly used tropes of this phenomenon: Scars!