The Big Scary Fear Monster Is Really the Rock Star of Your Novel

April 27, 2022 00:04:46
The Big Scary Fear Monster Is Really the Rock Star of Your Novel
Write Better Now
The Big Scary Fear Monster Is Really the Rock Star of Your Novel

Apr 27 2022 | 00:04:46

/

Hosted By

Carrie Jones Shaun Farrar

Show Notes

One of my favorite writing exercises is super simple. I take a bunch of novelists and ask them: What is your protagonists more afraid of happening than anything else in the whole freaking universe? We authors talk a lot about what our characters wants are, their yearnings, their goals, but we often forget about the […]

Other Episodes

Episode 0

November 02, 2022 00:04:58
Episode Cover

The Power of Personal Narrative

Hi, I’m breaking format this week, for once. Our high school had a credible and serious threat yesterday, staff and teachers and kids were...

Listen

Episode 0

August 03, 2022 00:05:58
Episode Cover

Character Development and Novel Structures are Creepy Besties. Here's why.

I am a big fan of boiling things down to simple components and not spending a ton of time on things blathering on, so...

Listen

Episode 0

February 23, 2022 00:10:28
Episode Cover

Other Quick Ways To Develop Your Theme in Your Novel

So, over here on WRITE BETTER NOW, we’ve had a three-post series about how to develop your theme and what the hell even in...

Listen