Creating Character Depth

When I do my Wrangling the Writer series, I always ask for questions from writers. “What are you struggling with?” I ask them. “What can I do to help you grow?” Some of the biggest questions fall into the marketing arena, with daily motivation and tips for where to start right behind. But, interestingly enough, I rarely get questions about what I believe is the most important part of writing fiction: Building three-dimensional characters. What I mean when I say three-dimensional is making your characters real — giving them substance, heart, flaws, growth. I mean taking this flat, easy, too-obvious […]

LISTEN NOW: Kandi Steiner on the Perfcked Podcast

I was so honored to be asked to speak with Lauren on her fabulous Perfcked podcast. We had a wonderful conversation about writing and what it takes to achieve your goals. Listen to the full episode on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or your other favorite podcast channel here!ย  SHOW NOTES: Today we are joined by the baddest babe I know, Kandi Steiner. Kandi is a bestselling, self-published angsty romance author. She’s just published her 18th book! The career she has built for herself and the community she has cultivated around it is nothing short of amazing. Kandi is 1,000% herself and […]

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