Characters “speak” in all manner and fashion. Words convey emotions. Phrases highlight the idiomatic nature character differences. Likewise, the idiosyncrasies of your characters present a wonderful opportunity for play — between each other, but also with the audience.
The Village Wit (2010) is a humorous and sometimes dark odyssey through village life, love’s fall, sexual politics, and that place where memory and modern love intersect. Read an excerpt here. This book is also available as an ebook.