Character Building

It all begins with the character.  The story has its genesis in the character. Without the character - there is no story.   Having a problem with writing your novel? Return to the protagonist.  If she's fully developed then maybe she's in the wrong story.

Dependable You?

You can choose wisely, be an excellent decision-maker but when it comes to taking action, if you have no follow-through then it is all for naught. Can you count on yourself to do what's best?  Even if that best thing is for you? What would prevent you - guilt? Station? Letting down others around you? …