Sometimes, finding just the right name for your character can be tricky. Here, author Suzanne Hartmann shares some ways authors come up with names for their characters.
By Suzanne Hartmann
Based on the responses I received from questioning authors at a couple of writing forums, the following were the top 10 responses to how writers name their characters.
1) Many characters come to authors already named. Somehow they just know what the character’s name is.
2) Use on-line name [...]