Excavation

It’s crucial for me to know my character’s wildest fantasies, their hopes and dreams for the future. A refrain from one of my teachers was: You need to know the story the characters are telling themselves, and then beyond that, you have to know the story your characters are telling themselves about the stories they […]

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Quotational Goodness…

“Everything I have written up to now is trifling compared to that which I would like to write and would write with great pleasure…Either I am a fool and a self-conceited person, or I am a being capable of becoming a good writer; I am displeased and bored with everything now being written, while everything […]

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