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Character Goal Charts

I came up with a good chart for organizing my characters’ goals and motivations. It’s simple to make and helps a lot when you’re stuck on plotting. This one is particularly useful for MG or YA fiction where the majority of your characters are in school. Once I fill in the chart, I come up with scenes and events that show how that aspect of their life affects them. Here’s an example.

CHARACTER NAME

Family Situation:  
School Grades (if applicable):  
Friendships/Relationships:  
Biggest Problems:  
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