Getting to Know Your Characters Appearance

Getting to Know Your Characters Appearance

Basics -Height- Eye Color- Weight-  Hair Color-  Build - Pigmentation- Age- Gender- Ethnicity- Scars- Identifying Features   Life Style - Habits- Quirks- Jobs- Hobbies- Vices- Virtues-   Clothing/ Appearance -Makeup- Work clothing- Daily clothing- Shoes- Nails- Running errands- Tattoos-   Body Language -Nervous Ticks- Gait- Eye Contact- Posture- Personal Space- Gestures-

4 Unforgivable Sins You Need to Watch Out for With Your Flawed Heros

4 Unforgivable Sins You Need to Watch Out for With Your Flawed Heros

It is important to make a distinction in between a flawed hero and one that cant be forgiven at all.  Readers will forgive pretty much everything, given the right circumstance.  But not these things.  Unless you want your character to be crazy unlikeable, these are things that you should avoid if there is any hope [...]

Nano Comith!

Nano Comith!

As requested by a friend, I have put together her a list of things that will help you with this year’s National Novel Writing Month.  I have completed only two, but I think that you guys might find these tools and supplies useful.  Nano can seem like an overwhelming task...and it can be your first [...]

30 Ways to Stay Creative

30 Ways to Stay Creative

Don't Force it Take breaks Get away from the computer Make Lists Carry a notebook everywhere Don't beat yourself up Listen to music/ something new Collaborate with your writing partner Make random head cannons about characters/ places/ worlds Surround yourself with creative people Free write Allow mistakes in free writing Go somewhere new Count your [...]