Characters (Describing Characters (Flat Characters (Simple, not very…
Simple, not very detailed, usually can be summed up in one sentence, 2D
Layered, interesting, complex, detailed, many sided, 3D, background knowledge, motivations, backbone
Never change throughout the story, no development
Undergoes changes in personality or outlook on life through story, lots of development in character, changes in motivations
Things That Build Characters
What sort of people have they interacted with?
Certain events that don't happen to them but affect them
Did they go to school?
Drama, things that have to do with them
What type of family life do they have?