Short stories don’t have a lot of space for non-main characters, but if you’re going to include a best friend or comic relief, make sure they earn their word count!
Write A Story That Gives Your Secondary Characters Something To Do
Make sure everything they do relates directly to your protagonist’s goals.
Read more about how to achieve that in this prompt from the archives.
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