You’re writing a creative writing piece: a short story, a novel, a screenplay. Your characters are compelling. You love them. But now you have to name them.
How are you going to decide?
You could choose randomly using one of those name generators some fancy writing programs have or you could choose the first name of your favourite childhood celebrity and the last name of your grade five teacher. In fact you could devise many ways of coming up with random names. I’m here to tell you don’t.