Characters: Make them live and breathe.
Long after the twists and turns of your story has been forgotten, wonderful characters will live on in the readers imagination, drawing them back to your writing for more. Even the purely plot-driven story can benefit from vivid characters. Learn how to build characters, layer by layer, until they walk, talk and move about your story like real people, then explore the techniques that make them truly memorable, so that your characters draw your reader deep into your story world and makes your reader care what happens to them.
Character 201 -- A Cast of Thousands
Character 301 -- Warning! Character under construction.
Advanced techniques -- making your character live
Master techniques -- making your character unforgettable
Contact Susan Lieberman, Writing Works Manager, at Grant MacEwan Community College for enrolment information.
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