From Erin Brown Conroy’s Blog for Entrepreneurs and Creatives
Well. I’m letting you (and me) off the hook.
This isn’t about our personal character. (You know, the interior part of us, the part where integrity sits.)
And I’m not going to ask you where you’re from — your physical geography — the point on the map where you lay your head at night (as in the state of Michigan, where I live in the US, called “the mitten state” because it looks like a mitten).
This is about your story — your characters in that story.
Their personal, emotional states.
As in how we feel at any given moment.
Oh — and if you’re not a writer — keep reading, because
there’s something important here…
(it all makes sense when you read to the end).
There’s a not-so-secret secret to help you create compelling characters (and a compelling plot line, too).
State doesn’t come from outside influences
(what people say or…
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