Tag: Cardboard characters

You Wouldn’t Live In A Cardboard Box, Would You?

Posted July 26, 2016 by Ari Augustine in For Writers / 0 Comments

Imagine sitting down with your favorite book. There you are, sitting in a comfy chair, peeling the pages apart hungrily. You’re into it : the plot, the dramatic climax, and even maddening suspense clinging to each line. No doubt, the story you are reading is a great one. Its opening line sucked you in and now you cannot escape – not that you want to.You’re  gripping to every word, every line. But the characters fall short. The male romantic lead turns out to be shallow and two-dimensional. Or maybe it’s the female protagonist who doesn’t quite live up to the […]