The Symbiotic Relationship Between Character And Plot

It kind of aggravates me when people—writers included—differentiate between plot-driven and character-driven stories. Basically, because character and plot are not mutually exclusive entities. When people say character-driven, they usually mean stories that feature characters sitting around and talking a lot. They think of these stories as basically plotless. I’ve heard Kevin Smith’s film Clerks cited … Continue reading The Symbiotic Relationship Between Character And Plot