Galit Balli


This is a quick post on how I name my characters. Finding names is always hard for me, I don’t know why, my characters, most of the times, end up with a simple generic name (which is ok, sometimes), only when I reach halfway through the story I find the right name, that is perfect for her/him.

Having said that… In most cases I know the name of my main character even before I start to write the story, but for the others… well, that’s more problematic for me.

If you are like me and you have a bit (or more) problems naming your characters in your story, I compiled a few tips on how I find names if they didn’t come already with the story set in my head.

1. Go to all the sites of baby names. Yes! Baby names, lol, I love those site. I have a least…

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  1. Omg, that is so cool of you to reblog this. Thank you so much 🙂
    Love your blog btw, it’s nice to know new bloggers.

    1. You are very welcome. I found it very useful to change the names of some of the characters in my memoir. Thank you for sharing it with me.

      1. Thank you so much for that lovely comment, it fills me up with joy 🙂

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