EP186: Claire Handscombe – Myers-Briggs, Enneagrams and The West Wing
Claire Handscombe is a British writer whose obsession with The West Wing took her to Washington DC. Her debut novel, Unscripted, is out now and she tells us about how she used some remarkable psychological tools to develop her characters.
Our novel Back To Reality is out now bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality
In This Episode You Will Discover
- How fan fiction can help you develop your own style
- How you can use psychological tools such as the Myers-Briggs type indicator to help develop your characters
- And we check-in on Mr. D’s Camp NanoWriMo challenge
Here are some of the links we talked about in the show…
- Support us on Patreon and join our exclusive Facebook Group: https://www.patreon.com/bestsellerexperiment
- Back to Reality: https://bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality/
- Support Jenni Desvaux’s book The Very Last Monster Book: http://lastmonsters.com
- Buy The End of Magic: https://markstaywrites.com/the-end-of-magic/
- Scrivener (20% off with the code bestsellerxp): https://www.literatureandlatte.com/
- One Page Punch-Ups on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/posts/26057246
- Claire Handscombe’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/BritLitPodcast
- Claire Handscombe’s website: https://clairehandscombe.com
- Our episode on crowdfunding with Jimmy Leach: https://bestsellerexperiment.com/ep119-crowdfunding-tips-with-jimmy-leach/
- Taj Fregene’s blog on missing deadlines: https://twitter.com/TajFregene/status/1113083966171631617
- Sam Anthony’s cover art: https://twitter.com/Foodcook314/status/1115900016172904448
- When Mr. Stay went on the BritLit Podcast: https://britlitblog.com/2019/02/07/brit-lit-podcast-episode-36-the-besteller-experiment-with-mark-stay/
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