Want to Write Unforgettable Characters? Do this One Thing – by Angela Ackerman…

on Fiction University:

Let’s be honest. When writers come across a great character in a book, one that hooks us through and through, we feel a mix of awe and envy. These fictional personas have shape and weight, and an abundance of realness that transcends the page. Their emotions, vulnerabilities, needs, and desires ring so true we can’t help but be pulled in by them. As we turn pages, shivers slide through us because these are the type of characters we want to write.

So, how does the author do it? What writerly witchcraft are they casting to lure readers away from the flesh-and-blood world and into the character’s fictional one?

Continue reading HERE

DON'T BE SHY - LEAVE A REPLY

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.