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Thursday, February 24, 2011

Make Sure Your Characters Have the Right Problems to Solve

Tension and resolution: they are mission critical to a great story. Thus, it is important that our characters have truly worthwhile challenges or problems to resolve. The choice of the "right problem" can be tricky for a writer, devilishly so.

As a bit of a reminder, as well as a fun exercise in problem solving, I humbly offer the following:


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