Hey there, my name is Char! I’m a literary YA writer, residing on a small Scottish island. I’m the owner of The Plottery – a small writing business where I coach aspiring writers and teach them how to finish their novel without the struggles they are used to experiencing.

May 13

Character Archetypes and How to Use Them in Your Novel

If you’re a writer and you’ve had any type of online presence in the past few years, you may have come across the term “character archety...

Character archetypes

Apr 4

How to Fit Writing Around a Full-Time Job

Everyone has 24 hours in a day, but those 24 hours will look different for each person. It can be difficult to find time for your writing...

Fit writing around a full-time job - Photo by Lukas Blazek on Unsplash

Mar 18

How To Create a Fan-Favorite Character

Have you ever wondered how Daryl Dixon came to be a fan-favorite character, and why every single zombie-crazed fan swore to riot if any h...

Create a fan-favorite character - Photo by Perry Merrity II on Unsplash