Tag: character archetypes

Character Breakdown: Lila & Ramsey

I’m working on edits for Crimson Dahlia this week and going through old notes to make sure I don’t change anything critical. I thought I’d share these character breakdowns with you for fun. These days – after taking an awesome workshop by Anna Stewart and Mel Curtis – I do a character breakdown before I start writing. I  use a great book (The Complete Writer’s … Read More Character Breakdown: Lila & Ramsey

Writing the Spunky Heroine

I took an excellent workshop on character development from Anna Stuart and Mel Curtis a few months ago. During that workshop we discussed the book, Heroes & Heroines: Sixteen Master Archetypes which introduces different character archetypes for both the heroine and hero. (Excellent workshop and book – highly recommend both!). I discovered something about myself as a writer in that workshop. I LOVE to … Read More Writing the Spunky Heroine