…and it’s writing.

A tipsy discussion of writing craft. Writers D.C. McNaughton and Avery Ames imbibe a few drinks while they review and revise their old (and often cringey) writing. Each episode focuses on a particular aspect of craft and features a themed cocktail pairing.

Ep 054 (Mini-Ep): Your Character’s Goals

August 29th, 2022

A conversation on how character goals shape your plot wanders into a discussion about writing characters who think differently than you, and why goals are important to your story.

Mentioned:

Books by Angela Ackerman and Becca Puglisi:

  • Emotional Wound Thesaurus
  • Positive Trait Thesaurus
  • Negative Trait Thesaurus
  • Emotion Thesaurus

Character Development Questions Worksheet

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