Writing prompt! And cat alert! Our cats are such babies! Seriously, forty-six degrees in the garage is warm for them. They've grown their fur out and are quite cozy. But Trixie, or Little Cat, always ends up scratching at the back door with big kitty eyes. Someone always gives in and opens the door.
Our cats have trained us well.
How well do you know your characters? Here are a few questions to ask about your characters:
Does your character have a will of his/her own?
Can you predict your character's action or next move?
Does your character react differently in different situations?
Can you see your character changing?
Were you able to answer the questions?
Here is an excellent article on fully developed characters.
On a related note, do you have pictures of your characters? Post one! I'd love to meet him or her.
And now for a randomly selected picture of one of my characters.
Derek, the brother of the true king who has been misled to hate his brother by someone who wants to throne for themselves. This character is from my book Belle of the Ball which is roughly outlined and mostly in my head. :)