Did you ever start writing a story and just got lost in the flow of words? The story is all laid out in your mind and the scenes are coming out perfectly and then suddenly BAM! You have no idea who this character is, or what to name him?
Yesterday my article on how to name a fiction character was published on Conscious Talk Magazine, and I’m going to share it here with you.
Also, to those participating in the coming NaNoWriMo next month, here’s something that will help smooth the way for you.
Fiction Writing: How to choose fitting names for your characters
Giving the characters of your book fitting names is often a very frustrating process. One that, unfortunately, every writer has to go through. Imagine a nursery full of babies. All the countless names. Now imagine that nursery full of adolescents, children, elder men and women, throw in some pets. The writer will have to enter that nursery, clipboard and pen in hand….