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10 Supporting Characters Who Totally Deserve Their Own Books

Supporting characters can absolutely make or break a book. In fact, there are quite a few background characters who turned out to be more memorable than the story’s hero. 2,546 more words

All About The Books

Supporting Characters

Erika Wassall, the Jersey Farm Scribe here, with the first of a series of posts on Supporting Characters:

Supporting Characters – The Comic Relief

I wanted to touch on the importance, and some of the struggles with writing supporting characters. 771 more words


[Writing Tips] Supporting Characters: How to Write Them - Hallie Ephron

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Originally posted on Writer’s Digest by Hallie Ephron.


Sir Arthur Conan Doyle gave Sherlock Holmes a full panoply of supporting characters. There was Dr.

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Writing Tips

Fan-Cast: Batman, part 9.1

Addendum to last post…

As I was getting ready to go to press with last Wednesday’s post, I thought of another good candidate for the part of Crispus Allen. 268 more words

Existing Properties

Top 5ive Supporting Characters (TV): Brian

Honorable Mention:


Dr. Doofenshmirtz (Phineas and Ferb):
I really wanted to include a character from an animated show on this list, but Perry the Platypus’ nemesis from… 1,017 more words

The Lists

Dreambusters: BUSTED! Part II

In Dreambusters: BUSTED! I shared with you my latest revelation about people who, intentionally or unintentionally, were a source of negativity when it came to belief in my dreams. 452 more words

Those Nameless Characters

I love my characters. I would like, as soon as possible, to bring them to life with a 3-D printer. Cars are being printed up now, and I even heard something about the possibility of printing food. 673 more words

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