Naming Woes

One of the questions I come across the most on writing forums is ‘How do you name your characters?’ Naming┬ácan be especially challenging when writing fantasy and science-fiction, because often you’re creating names for a society or culture that doesn’t actually exist.

There are a lot of name generators around the web (which can occasionally spit out something suitable), but there are a couple other tricks I like to use when searching for names: Read more