Tag: characters

Get by with a little help from your (imaginary) friends

Letting our novel’s characters row the boat forward. #writing #authors

Don’t let your unfinished stories pull your hair

Dear writers, Our written stories are supposed to come to a conclusion, to an end, to be Finite. At least, that’s the goal. But what if we find ourselves stuck somewhere in the middle of the story and there’s nowhere to go? Or, heaven…

A last laugh

      A last laugh a traitor Deceitful, evil   An hourglass, Beautifully molded Perfect, the glass   Coarse grains of sand now collected the pediment rests.   A finality of time, hemorrhaged out like a single bullet creating two holes A slashing…

Character Descriptions

For me, writing Specific descriptions of characters, can be a challenge. I kinda like this one, though. The visual makes me giggle. (Voice of eleven-year-old Emma June) If anyone is two crackers shy of a box, it’s Miss Helen. She takes trips to the big city so…