Tag Archives: Desires

The 9 Things Your Main Character Needs From You

Character development is one of my favorite things to do when I’m cooking up a new story. With the development of character, it’s like I’m meeting a new friend who trusts me enough to send me on an adventure. I need my character badly for, without him or her, I don’t have a voice for … Continue reading The 9 Things Your Main Character Needs From You

Top 10 Things To Give Your Characters That Will Make Them More Vivid

by Katharine Grubb, 10 Minute Novelist Forget about hair color and broad shoulders and kissable lips. The best stories have characters  that are complex,  well drawn and have such interesting inner and outer struggles that readers can’t help but be fascinated by them. There are hundreds of ways to develop character, from figuring out their … Continue reading Top 10 Things To Give Your Characters That Will Make Them More Vivid

Top 10 Ways To Find Inspiration For Your Main Character by Katharine Grubb, 10 Minute Novelist

If we’re creating the right kinds of characters, they will feel like real people. They would have a clear description, a consistent personality, strong objectives, bad habits and body odor. But where do we start when it comes to creating them? I don’t think there is one right answer. But if you’re looking for inspiration, … Continue reading Top 10 Ways To Find Inspiration For Your Main Character by Katharine Grubb, 10 Minute Novelist