My protagonist's external goal is __________?
My protagonist's interior goal is ___________?
If my protagonist doesn't achieve this goal, then ___________?
My antagonist enters the story when_________?
My antagonist's deepest fear is _____________?
My antagonist's secret is __________________?
I'm the kind of writer who grinds things out daily and my characters' fears and goals bubble up that way. But I can see the value of answering questions like these. I'm sure they'd help anybody simplify a plot.
On another note, the Dodgers won their first play-off game, but it wasn't pretty.