Start Writing Fiction
This free textbook/course is "looks at how characters might be drawn and how setting is established. It works on the different levels of characterisation, from flat to round, and how character and place interact. It also works on the effect of genre and how genre can be used. The main teaching material in this unit is taken from an existing publication, The Fiction Writer's Workshop by Josip Novakovich (1995)." The unit is split into three areas: character, setting, and genre and also includes a glossary.