Setting up a character to fail

Have you ever been watching a show or reading a book, when something terrible happens to a character? And you just can’t stop laughing? This usually because this character has been set up to suffer and you know that it’s coming. You even want it to happen. It can be a bad guy, but moreContinue reading “Setting up a character to fail”

How your characters react to a crisis

Let’s say you and your friend both break your leg. It was a freak accident, you were hit by an ice cream truck. Anyway, that’s not the point. You and your best friend are both laid up. I bet that you both have very different reactions to this. Maybe one of you works outside theContinue reading “How your characters react to a crisis”

Moving tips from someone who has moved too much.

I’ve moved a lot in my life. Like, a lot a lot. And I hate it every single damn time. I always lose things, and they’re always the things I like best. One time I got a whole box of DVDs stolen. I always hurt myself and it always takes up way more time thanContinue reading “Moving tips from someone who has moved too much.”