Looking back at the lists we brainstormed earlier this month (Characters, Settings, Scenes), start thinking about the other characters you need to make your scenes and settings come alive.
It’s a tricky balance—making secondary characters matter without overshadowing the primary characters. Character economics is also a factor—you don’t want to have too many minor players. Or too few.
Looking back over your notes from the previous days, who do you need to fill in your story’s details? How can you make them matter? How do you make them tangible?
Who’s your favorite secondary character? Why?