Advanced Writing w. Gary Pinnell

March 27: How to Reveal Backstory Wounds 

Every protagonist has – or should have – a wound that must be resolved if he or she is to become a hero. Good Will Hunting was brutalized in his youth. Rick Blaine was left in Paris by the love of his life, Elsa Lund. Tom and Savannah Wingo were assaulted in Prince of Tides. How does your character react to that wound?