Write a Novel: Create Characters Readers Love

I’ve just sent out “Characters We Love” to members of our 30-Day Novel-Writing Challenge.

We discuss kickstarting your fiction with images — if you still haven’t started your novel, this will get you moving.

We also discuss creating sympathetic characters, using the “save the cat” trick.

Here’s Clint Eastwood, saving the cat:

If you’re writing genre fiction, your lead character MUST save the cat at some stage, the earlier in the novel, the better.

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Angela Booth is a top copywriter, multi-published author, and writing teacher. She offers many guides, courses and classes to help writers to enhance their skills on her websites. She also provides inspiration and motivation for writers on her writing blogs. Angela has been writing successfully since the late 1970s, and was online in the 1980s, long before the birth of the Web. Her business books have been widely published.