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Sarah Daffy

Have you ever killed your main protagonist?

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i think the question I would ask is - why do you want to kill your m/c off? 

 

Is it to conclude the story once and for all?

 

Is to motivate another character to greater and good things?

 

If you will do - do it with a purpose.

 

I can near to it in my last work. But I realised,  them having a heart attack was more useful for the story to move forward. So they got out of jail.

 

Just be careful.

 

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I'm having a discussion on FB with another writer. He wrote himself into a corner with a mentoring character and the hero would never have stepped out to lead if this character was still alive. "A righteous death, " I said. It revealed the evil connivance of the villain and raised the stakes.

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