Storytelling: Don’t Forget The Why

Storytelling: Don’t Forget The Why

ROBERT ROTH Author Page My Blog Storytelling: Don’t Forget The Why One of the keys to writing an excellent story is to fill it with fascinating characters doing interesting things–the who and the what. But one of the easiest ways to write a boring story is to...
Writing Tips: Advanced Character Creation

Writing Tips: Advanced Character Creation

ROBERT ROTH Author Page My Blog Writing Tips: Advanced Character Creation Creating great characters is the number one thing you can do when you’re trying to tell a compelling story. I’ve written about the basics of character creation before, but I wanted...
Patreon Post: What’s In a Name?

Patreon Post: What’s In a Name?

ROBERT ROTH Author Page My Blog Patreon Post: What’s In a Name? Naming characters is fun. A good character name really sets the tone for them. Sometimes I have a long, well thought out reason for a character’s name. Sometimes, I just think it sounds cool....
Writing Tips: Basic Character Creation

Writing Tips: Basic Character Creation

ROBERT ROTH Author Page My Blog Writing Tips: Basic Character Creation One of the hardest things about writing fiction, except all of the other things, of course, is creating a good character. A good character will do more than just serve toward the advancement of...