35 Senses Beyond the 5 Senses

35 Senses Beyond the 5 Senses

Yes, smell, sight, taste, feel and hearing are all things that are important in your writing but there are so many other things that your character can be aware of that will contribute to your story telling and the experience of the reader and your characters. By tapping into more of these descriptions, your reader [...]

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 [...]