Along with setting development, creating believable fictional characters is one of the early key steps to producing a solid fiction novel. In this post, I want to give you an overview of the techniques I use for my series.
"Having the phone taken out was our one pitiful act of defiance that year. It was quitting before the Credit Department fired us. Tabby juggled the bills with the competent but scary expertise of a circus clown juggling tennis rackets; the transmission on our senile 1965 Buick Special began to whine, then to groan, then to clug and hitch...To top off everything, I was in the middle of a dry spell."
~Stephen King, Secret Windows