I get to know my characters through profiles — or character resume or a bio. This is a great exercise to get to know your character! Having a reference for basic information about your characters will help you in the long run. Writer brain will catch up with you and there will be a day you forget what colour hair your main character has.
What do you include?
- Character name
- What role they play
- Birthday/star sign/age
- What they carry in their bag.
- Random facts
Here are some examples of my character profiles!
A ‘Meet the Character’ Sheet:
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