Posts Tagged ‘the black powder war’

Characters With Appeal

I have three stories in mind today, mulling over why two of them fail for me, and one succeeds. Bottom line, character appeal.

One of the books is an aspiring writer’s manuscript, the other two were written by well-known authors. On the manuscript, a surprising reaction I had to an otherwise well-written book was that I just flat-out didn’t believe the character. Read More…