character development

Today I’d like to share with you a simple concept that can really help you see your characters and plot differently and ultimately add valuable depth to them. MOTIVATIONS BEHIND MOTIVATIONS We’re all clear about motivations – characters gotta have them so that their actions are justified or at least […]

How to add depth to your characters and plot using layers: motivations behind motivations

How can you develop characters? Start off with a character development questionnaire, which is designed to help you check if your characters are structured into the overall screenplay, and are arcing, well: Character? Want/need/obligation? Inner/Outer? Opposition? Inciting incident/catalyst for change? Decision under pressure? Course of action embarked upon? Point of […]

Character development: How do you develop characters?