Category Archives: Pressed From Elsewhere

Mind of Their Own

Here’s a great blog post about allowing your characters to make their own decisions. I think it is vital to do so, especially in the discovery stage – the first draft.

My first draft is full of garbage that is going to be edited. Why not save myself time and subdue the voices of my characters? Because it could be gold. Because to me, these are real people. Because, why not?

Anyway. Read this.

Mind of Their Own