Because Someone Needs To: A Guide to Writing Characters Who are Over 30 Part One, Ending Relationships
First, let me start by saying this isn’t because I don’t value young writers. By contrast, I’ve met a lot of writers who are churning out better stuff at 16 than people in their forties. That’s why I’m doing this. It’s not skill that makes people who are younger unable to write people who are older, it’s just experience. So I’ll be writing some pointers. If you have specific questions, just ask, I’ll get to them.
Problem One: ″Well I’m friends with all my exes…″