Meet My Character Blog Tour

Fellow Wordsmith Sarah Potter at SarahPotterWrites has tagged me in the Meet My Character Blog Tour, which is pretty damn fabulous! It's been almost a month since I last posted anything, and I cry your pardon dear blog reader, as I've been busy stepping through Imaginationland crafting The Holt, the follow-up to my novel, The [...]

The secret lives of characters

The secret lives of characters

Characters in books are real people. They are born from the mind of an author who observes the people around them. Their inner writer, the always vigilant note taker, keeps an eye out for interesting personalities, quirks, idiosyncrasies, habits, sayings, mannerisms and everything in between. Writers may copy and paste an entire real life personality [...]