What if they were causing the trouble all along? I would basically force the readers to learn to love characters and then reveal their true evil and make them wonder how they could love something so diabolically bad.
Autism and communication- Social skills: noticing when repetition is communication>> THANK YOU. Somebody finally said something about autistic people. I'm gonna send this to my family so they can better understand me.
3 tips to write a strong villain Personality quirks, specific motives, V/A creates obstacles for protagonist to overcome.
“The bigger the issue, the smaller you write. You don’t write about the horrors of war. You write about a kid’s burnt socks lying on the road. You pick the smallest manageable part of the big thing, and you work off the resonance.