As a writer you get this question all the time: where do your story ideas come from?
(Note to skimmers – read to the end for a fun little storytelling exercise — and a contest!) Some writers are completely and totally theme driven. Every story they write has an agenda, a message to send and a point of view to either explore or sell.
That’s what we all want, right?
Larry is one of my all time favorite writer-teachers.
If you're a fiction writer -- whether you're working on a novel, short story, screenplay, television series, play, web series, webserial, or blog-based fiction -- your characters should come alive for your reader or audience. The highly detailed chart below will help writers develop fictional characters who are believable, captivating, and unique.