Figuring out my characters

For my skateboard fiction series, I’m busy figuring out all the details which includes my characters. So far, this is what I’ve come up with: Char. 1: Stu. He loves the shit town and the crappy scene he’s surrounded by. Afraid of change and challenges. Feels threatened by others. If good at skating Keeps the …

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Skateboard fiction: Defining a genre

At last I’ve found my niche, and now, it appears, I’m creating a new genre. My niche is skateboarding. My genre is skate fiction. I’d like to say I’m in great company here but it appears I’m completely out on my own. I have read Blake Nelson’s book, Paranoid Park, and whilst I loved it, …

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