When I was creating the series of Legends of Green Isle, one of the biggest obstacles I came across was naming characters. I didn't want them to sound silly. (I could see them frowning at times when I posed a name that was reminiscent of a comic book hero). Fantasy characters like my dragons, elves,… Continue reading Help! How do I Name my Characters in a Young Adult Fantasy Story?
Sometimes as you are developing a character, you put them away for awhile until you need them within the story. It may be months before you visit them again, and when you place them in the story, you find that perhaps the name you originally chose does not fit them anymore. This is the case for… Continue reading Name Change