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Minor characters - he's a natural

A couple of weeks ago I had the second class in me Refine Your Novel course, it was fantastic but I was pretty unwell so went into hibernation for a week. 219 more words


Pixar-Forgotten/Minor Characters #10: Russell's Mom

Today we look at a forgotten/minor character from Pixar’s 10th film and the 2nd animated film ever nominated for Best Picture at the Academy Awards, … 586 more words


Act 5 Siward

Act 5

Siward is the leader of the English troops and he was sent by King Edward. He is a brave man and he is always marching towards his enemy. 223 more words

Pixar-Forgotten/Minor Characters #9: The Current CEO of the Buy n Large Corporation

Wow, this is the 3rd Pixar movie in which I’ve had difficulty selecting a forgotten/minor character and ended up having to go with a character that was unseen, or in this case, not even mentioned. 804 more words


8 1/2 Character Archetypes You Should Be Writing

Just popping in to direct you to another wonderful article! This one was on my Pinterest board for a while and I finally read it and I am glad I did! 22 more words

Writing Tools

The Care and Feeding of Minor Characters

Let’s talk about minor characters.These are your protagonist’s family members, friends, and coworkers. Important enough to have a name, but definitely not an above-the-title name. They mainly exist to help move the plot along, often being on the receiving end of your protagonist’s witty dialog or exposition. 651 more words


Minor Characters Who Steal the Show

One of my favorite movies of all time is The Last Samurai starring Tom Cruise. With my love for Asian culture, it’s no surprise that I enjoy it so much. 882 more words