character evolution

MEET THE READER: ‘Unlikeable’ Characters

Professional script reader Ray Morton explains how an unlikeable character who isn’t created with thought and intent can lead to an unlikeable film. Get his tips on how to create the perfect character we love to hate. Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! I recently read a...

How to Reveal Your Character’s Backstory Wound

By Martha Alderson aka Plot Whisperer Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! A character’s backstory directly impacts her front story by the beliefs and people she was raised with, her education, her emotional development. Often something in her backstory caused a wound—either physical, psychic, or both. Anything in...