creating great characters is like sculpting a figure from clay

Great Characters come from the Genes of the Writer

Great characters aren’t created. They are born from the genes of the writer: the writer’s passions and experience, desires and obsessions, that oil-and-water blend of self-confidence and self-doubt every writer carries.  Beating in the chests of great characters are big hearts, genuine concerns and fatal flaws. They may set out on the wrong path, but […]