NGW Podcast: The Most Interesting Characters

In this week’s episode, Dave and Simon talk about characters. Why do some characters stick out and others just blend into the background? What separates a cardboard character from someone who seems real? Find out our thoughts in the podcast.

NGW Podcast: Naming Things

In this episode, Ed and Simon talk about naming things. Being an author is an endless series of name creation. Books, series, characters, locations, inventions, they all need names. We share our best tips for naming things.

The Nitty Gritty Writing Podcast: What Makes a Character Interesting?

In this episode, Dave and Simon talk about what makes a character interesting. What is it about certain characters that makes them stand out? How can characters continue to interest the audience throughout a story? Find out more inside.