Tip of The Day #2: Getting to know your characters
How do you get to know the characters you will be writing about?
Ready, Set, Novel! by Chris Baty, Lindsey Grant, and Tavia-Stewart-Streit offers several exercises for getting to know your characters. These include writing personal profiles with such statistics as birthday, height, weight, nickname, ethnicity, etc.They also recommend building a collage that depicts each of your three main characters.
We'd love to hear how You get to know your characters! Please comment below :-)