Hoarding, as a character flaw, creates characters with depth and you can find inspiration for this in the world all around you.
Category: Author Inspiration
Three dimensional characters make better stories, here are three steps authors can use to help readers connect to their characters.
Tuning into your inner self and your heartbeat might be the best way an author can break through writer’s block and find inspiration.
Get Your Next Story Moving! Use Stikhomanteia, The Ancient Greek Divination Technique! by Chloe Holiday
The ancient Greek practice of Stikhomanteia, or divination can inspire new stories and end the writer’s block so many authors dread.
With the flip of a card Tarot and Oracle cards offer thematic, character and plot ideas to authors who find themselves needing inspiration.
There is a huge debate among authors about which is better, plotter or pantser, but the best choice is what works best for you.
If you’re having trouble finishing your novel, try taking a break and let your brain work on it in the background while you recharge.
Authors sometimes worry about taking inspiration from past authors. One author shares how she used Agatha Christie to do just that.
Transgressive fiction is a quirky niche genre featuring characters, constricted by society’s norms, who do what they want anyway.