Writing the Perfectly Imperfect Character: The Character Cues Technique

In truth, there are no “perfect” characters; rather, readers are drawn to awesomely flawed, perfectly imperfect people who leap off the page in vivid relief. So how do you transform a two-dimensional idea into just such a fully-fleshed, relatable person? Character cues. In this workshop, you’ll learn about these crucial cues that allow you to demonstrate your characters' inner lives and backstories, choose the best point of view for your story, and make their every word and deed relevant. You’ll be amazed at how your characters will spring to life with this simplest of tools.