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WCW: Creating Well-Rounded Characters – Dark Moment Stories

How do you create a character readers can connect with? It takes more than actions. Heroes and heroines need a past. Read on to find out how to create resonating histories for your characters.

developing characters · Writing Craft Wednesday

WCW: Developing Well-Rounded Characters – Positive and Negative Traits

What draws you into a book? Is it the thrilling plot? The sizzling romance? The comical situations? Or is it something more?

Read to find out how using positive and negative traits can create well-rounded characters.

developing characters · Writing Craft Wednesday

WCW: Developing Well-Rounded Characters – Archetypes

Developing a well-rounded character takes time and purpose. Many authors do a character interview to help get to know their characters. But I recommend doing something a little bit different. Check out how archetypes can create well-rounded characters your readers can connect to.