WRITE YOUR CHARACTER’S PASSION
By: Linda Clare
We often hear advice telling writers to "write what you're passionate about." Fair enough, especially if you as Rachelle Gardner says, "balance your passion with what the market will support." For fiction writers, perhaps we should go one better. Write what your CHARACTER is passionate about.
Writing Tip for Today: The best fiction is always about the deep emotions of the character. If readers buy into those emotions, they're hooked. How can you better write your character's passions?
Motivation is Key--But Back Story Can Wait.
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Happy writing & running, Kathy