I’ve been hearing a lot of moaning and groaning about writing the “dreaded” synopsis lately. It doesn’t have to be the writing assignment from hell. If a new story is kicking around in your brain, but you haven’t started to write it yet, then begin with building your characters’ personality charts (hero, heroine, villain, and anyone else you believe will play a significant role in your story). It doesn’t have to be anything complex–a single scribbled page will do.
Decide what their strengths, flaws, beliefs, Continue reading