The Mind of a Main Character
The base operating system of a character signals to the Audience why the Main Character behaves a certain way, expecting certain results.
How Main Characters Approach Problems
Some prefer to take action, others prefer to internalize. Knowing which one clues Authors in on the kind of conflict their Main Charater faces.
Development of Character Arc
All growth is not transformative; sometimes a character stands fast to their resolve in order to change the world around them.
Main Character and Meaning
When it comes to making your narrative mean something, a clear indication of the central character’s point-of-view is paramount.
What Character Arc Really Means
The Main Character of a story does not have to fundamentally change their point-of-view. Some grow by maintaining their resolve against all odds.
Determining the Mind of a Main Character
How a character thinks determines the order of Acts within a story.
The End Of A Main Character's Arc
Peaceful resolutions come in many different ways, regardless of how reprehensible.
An examination of the sci-fi psychological thriller Moon and the missed opportunities for story greatness.
Writing the Personal Tragedy
Match success in the efforts to achieve the goal with the Main Character overwrought with their inability to overcome their own issues and you have all the makings of a Personal Tragedy.