Most novels contain families; and most of their families have at least a little bit of dysfunction going on.
Prime Writer Beth Miller has just had her book on Shakespeare published and he was no stranger to family conflicts! She is also the author of two dysfunctional family novels – not a bookshelf classification, but it should be. These are When We Were sisters and The Good Neighbour. Here she talks here about how she goes about creating those families.
Read article here: Writing Dysfunctional Families