Week of February 3, 2013—Thinking About Characters
February 6—Your Character’s Core
When plotting out your character’s journey, no doubt he/she will encounter a problem that has to be overcome. The inner strength to keep trying and trying and trying to solve a problem, and the inner fortitude to solve that problem even after the darkest moment in the story line makes a character lovable, relatable, and be-likeable.
Today I have two things for you to think through about your character. Answer the two questions below and see if your character doesn’t end up with a stronger inner core.
What is your character’s favorite phrase, response, or come-back line?
How does this character react to adversity?