I’m looking for inspiration and where better to find it than here in the uber-mind of a blog full of writers. No John or Martha this time (they were last seen off Tierra del Fuego bailing out their kayak), but rather a 50-ish female named Bertie. Who is she?
Your freedoms and limitations: Avoid stereotypes. Feel free to revise what’s been written earlier if you find a way to make her more interesting. Consider family, location, occupation, health, clothing preferences, hobbies, life issues, etc. Push hard for a woman you’ve never read about before.