SA194 How to Make a Loathsome Character Likeable

Smarter Artist

Today, Sean shares a creative writing exercise every writer should try. If you’ve read Yesterday’s Gone, you know exactly who Boricio is. It’s amazing to think about how wretched and terrible he is, and how much the audience loves him. Sean explains how a ‘Save the Cat’ moment can change your audience’s perspective on a truly loathsome character.