While working on my current WIP, I have noticed something about my writing process and was wondering if I am alone on this.
Characters. Do they push you around? Do they assume complete control of your story?
To me, the answer is yes. I admit it. As a writer I sometimes find myself with my hands tied and at the mercy of my characters. Screw killing that bad guy, that little dude will never win no matter how much I think he should.
Sometimes my characters are like bratty little kids that scream and yell until they get their way. It’ll get to a point that no matter how much I try I can’t make them do anything they don’t ‘want’ to do.
Now before you start thinking I’m nuts, let me explain myself little. I am the ‘no outline’ type of writer, the one that starts with an initial idea and the rest of the…
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