Knowing our animal totems and their respective shadow helps us gain deeper insights into our characters.
Questions you need to answer for each of your characters to give them life and let them stand out.
Intention, Objective, Motivation
We are fueled by our desires or fears, and our success is reliant on our intentions.
Levels of Consciousness
The level of consciousness we operate from determines much of our reactions and how we interpret the world and our relationships.
A backstory is the part of writing that is most vulnerable to cliches. Here, we will dig deeper to find what makes our characters unique. Caring to understand their stories will help us avoid typecasting and shallow depictions.
The Emotional Gym
Emotional literacy is the way to understand ourselves and others. Write authentic characters, not caricatures.