As promised last week, I am pleased to follow up on the Lair of the White Wyrm story excerpt with a guest post on writing, specifically on writing good characters, courtesy of author Lea Ryan. And also as promised, there’s a special treat lurking in the post – the opportunity to win your very own copy of Lea’s book! So take a visit to her site(s), check out her thoughts on character development, and enter to win… 🙂
The Importance of Character Evolution
by Lea Ryan
Making characters believable is important to every story. The more life a writer can breathe into their characters, the more the reader
is able to relate to them and the more compelling their struggles become.
So how does one ease a character into change? First, there must be some personality trait or possibly a physical trait that hinders their ability to deal with whatever situation into which the author drops them.