Your Supporting Cast

Posted On Oct 16 2013 by

Welcome to Day 7 of NaNoPlotMo. Today we’re going to build our supporting cast and give them goals. Keep in mind that a major character is one who appears in at least three scenes. For the novice writer, we want to keep that cast to as few as we can get away with. Each genre has different cast requirements. In general, though, try to keep your cast to 5 or 6, besides the protagonist and antagonist. Goals make your story You’ve created a list of goals for your protagonist and antagonist. If you create a table, you can list the …