Writing The Heroic Character

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="20" img_size="large" alignment="center"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The big news for us this week is, of course, the new Hero Map. If you didn’t get the email update, you can sign up here for the free Hero's Guide: Get The Hero's Map just by asking for it. There’s a wealth of information that put the entire idea of heroic characters into the proper perspective. In...Read More

LiveScribe For Writers

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_single_image image="2423" img_size="large" alignment="center" css=".vc_custom_1542515801536{padding-top: 2px !important;padding-right: 2px !important;padding-bottom: 2px !important;padding-left: 2px !important;}"][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The story goes that Rowling penned her initial idea for the Harry Potter series on a napkin while on a train from Manchester to London in 1990. Anyone who has ever written a story idea down on a napkin knows what Rowling went through on that delayed train...Read More

The 5 Fundamentals of Character

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="2600" img_size="large" alignment="center" css=".vc_custom_1542515666671{padding-top: 2px !important;padding-right: 2px !important;padding-bottom: 2px !important;padding-left: 2px !important;}"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Readers have to be able to “see” your character, to form a visual image of a person from your description, in order to dive into a story. While this can be done countless ways, a straightforward narration of physical description is often the clearest and simplest method...Read More