Our characters grew out of their backstories.
It’s their pain and motivation. Their whys and hows. It explains everything.
The bad news is, it can kill Story.
The good news is, it can also save it!
Kris Kennedy digs into four keys to crafting a backstory so powerful it propels your story–and your protagonist–from Page One through to The End.
Kris is the founder of Romance Writing Lab, creator & the host of Romance Writers Summit, & a USA Today bestselling romance author.
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SLIDES-Crafting Must-Read Backstory: How To Turn Backstory into Story Fuel' workshop, Kris Kennedy (PDF)
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Ebooklet: Kris Kennedy's Turning Points & The Two Things Every Scene Needs (PDF)
An Incomplete List of Romance Tropes & Conflict Set-Ups by Kris Kennedy (PDF)